Music Industry Travel Assistance Program (MITAP)

UPCOMING DEADLINES:

2014 DEADLINES TO BE ANNOUNCED

MITAP is a travel funding program administered by Music BC, with funding provided by the Province of British Columbia.   It is open to the general public of BC, and provides separate travel funding opportunities for ARTISTS and music industry BUSINESS purposes.

Complete applications must be received by Music BC by 5pm on the deadline date, not postmarked by. No fax or email MITAP applications will be accepted. No exceptions will be made under any circumstances.

MITAP Artist Travel Grants

The artist travel grant provides assistance to recording artists to participate in performance and showcasing initiatives that are undertaken in support of BC owned sound recordings. This MITAP program is specifically for bands/artists who are seeking travel assistance money for tours or showcases.

 

** Below is 2013 MITAP Contributions which were limited to 50% of the total eligible expenses to a maximum of:
1) Tour Only Domestic = $2000 / Tour Only International = $4000
2) Showcase Only Domestic = $1000  /  Showcase Only International = $4000
3) Tour/Showcase Domestic = $2000 / Tour/Showcase International = $4000
(Domestic: anywhere in Canada, International: anywhere outside of Canada)

MITAP Business Travel Grants

The business travel grant provides assistance to BC based music businesses to participate in conferences in order to support BC recording artists. This program is for BC based music industry organizations and businesses who are seeking travel assistance money to attend conferences in order to support BC recording artists. MITAP Business Travel grants are limited to 50% of the total eligible expenses to a maximum of $1000.

 

MITAP FAQ’s

Before calling the Music BC office with any questions regarding your grant, please refer to the MITAP Frequently Asked Questions page: MITAP FAQ