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Turn up the volume on your career. Apply for the Indigenous Music Accelerator program.

RBCxMusic and APTN are proud to present the Indigenous Music Accelerator—an exciting new program open to Indigenous artists who are actively working to fast-track their career in the music industry.

Apply today, and you could be one of seven artists who receive five days of intensive virtual training and mentorship from Canada’s Music Incubator. You’ll have the opportunity to attend online music industry workshops, get information on business development and career guidance, and enjoy one-on-one meetings with some of Canada’s top music industry professionals.

Each chosen applicant will also receive a professional photo shoot and video of one of their performances.

Eligibility Requirements

To apply, first make sure you meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • 18 years of age

    You are at least 18 years of age

  • You have a reliable internet connection

    You have a reliable internet connection

  • You’ve released music

    You’ve released music (album, EP, or single) in the past two years

  • Planning to release new music

    You are planning to release music (album, EP or single) in the next 12 to 16 months

  • Performing original live music

    You can demonstrate a history of performing original live music

  • You currently have an active website

    You currently have an active website and/or social media presence

  • Articulate your goals

    You’re able to clearly articulate your goals around business and creative development

  • You identify as Indigenous

    You identify as Indigenous – First Nations – Status, First Nations – Non-Status, Inuit or Métis

Ready to take your music career to the next level?

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