Applications Open for the AMEX Invites Music Backers Grant Program - valued at $1 million04.04.2019
Applications are open for American Express Invites’ Music Backers Grant, a program supporting the Australian music industry that is valued at $1 million.
The program is dedicated to supporting the Australian music industry, its music venues, businesses, artists and fans. Grants will be awarded by American Express to music initiatives identified as needing support, and will be considered across three categories, below.
Music Venues or Businesses:
- Venue upgrades
- Business mentoring
- Marketing support
- New businesses
Artists or Bands:
- Industry introductions to agents, producers and promoters
- Financial support or expertise
- Education sessions (including mentorships)
- Publicity (performing opportunities, etc)
- Concert tickets
- Travel expenses for gigs
- VIP experiences
Submissions close 11.59pm on 30 April (round 11 funding) and 31 May (round 12 funding)*
*Please note, all submissions remain valid until 31 May 2019 and only successful applicants will be contacted.
For more information and to apply visit the AMEX Invites website.