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The Transmission Fund is designed to help professional musicians build their careers by providing grants opportunities, allowing them to focus on developing their artistic practice and furthering their professional development at a crucial point in their career.
Grants of between £500 and £1,500 are available. The money can be put towards the following:
Tailored development opportunities, such as workshops, artist residencies, conferences, masterclasses, writing retreats and short courses.
Short periods of training and mentoring with a leading professional in the field to improve creative practice or offer support and advice ahead of an important career opportunity (eg a period of touring or recording).
Travel, accommodation and access costs relating to the above.
UK based emerging and professional musicians of all genres and disciplines may apply. The applicant can be a solo instrumentalist, composer, producer, conductor, vocalist, singer-songwriter, etc. The funder can also support bands or ensembles with six members or fewer.
The next deadline for applications to be received is 4 March 2019.
Scheme - Application Form
Link to Online Application Form - 2019
Scheme - Guidance Document
Programme Guidelines - 2019
Help Musicians UK (HMUK) website
The Transmission Fund
For further information on how to obtain this grant locally, please contact the following:
Help Musicians UK
7 - 11 Britannia Street
Tel: 020 7239 9100
Email: [email protected]
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