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Other Opportunities

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Past EFDSS Opportunities
EFDSS sponsors free places at ISM career development day
Musicians in Museums
Seed Funding
Creative Bursaries
English Folk Expo

Information & Advice

ISM (Incorporated Society of  Musicians) has a number of useful webinars.  Current ones includes Sexual Harassment and  Knowing Your Rights; GDPR; An Introduction to PPL and many others 

Other Opportunities

Emerging Artists Fund PRS for Music Foundation & Pledge Music
Closing Date: 7 September 2018 

NYCGB Young Composers Scheme National Youth Choirs & NMC Recordings
Closing Date: 17 September 2018

The Transmission Fund Help Musicians UK
Closing Date: 28 September 2018

Women Make Music PRS for Music Foundation 
Closing Date: 1 October 2018 

The Open Fund PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: 1 October 2018

Live Music Now Scotland Auditions
Closing Date: 1 October 2018

The Oppenheim John Downes Memorial Trust
Closing Date: 7 October 2018

Live Music Now South East Auditions
Closing Date 16 October 2018

Momentum Music Fund PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: 5 November 2018

The Composers’ Fund PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: 5 November 2018

International Showcase Fund PRS for Music Foundation
Closing Date: Ongoing

Postgraduate Awards Help Musicians UK
Closing Date: Ongoing

Grant for the Arts Arts Council
Closing Date: Ongoing


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