To date, Music PEI has awarded over $1,000,000, investing in more than 400 projects by Island artists and music industry members. The number of internationally touring artists has increased by 400%, the number of recording studios has doubled, and a 2015 Economic Impact Study commissioned by Music PEI showed that the Island’s music industry now accounts for 1,000 full-time equivalent jobs.
Each of these programs is designed to assist artists and industry members at various stages of their careers, with the final goal being to create long term, self-sustaining careers. The 4 categories include Emerging Artists, Export Ready & Exporting Artists, Career Artists, and Music Industry Professionals. Please read the guidelines carefully to see where you fit and qualify.