​​​​​Assist artists in New Brunswick with: 

  • Investment for live performance activities in Canada and internationally; 
  • Increasing their presence in markets outside the province.


  • Shows within Canada: A maximum of $3,000 per application. 

  • International Shows: A maximum of $5,000 per application.


  • Minimum number of three (3) confirmed dates in different municipalities is required at the time of application.

  • Proof of booking for the confirmed dates must be submitted with the application (contracts, agreements, email or social media conversation between the artist/applicant and the venue/promoter/festival, poster, Facebook event page set up by the venue, etc.)

A Live Performance application can include a showcase date but you cannot also submit a Showcase Application for the same showcase(s). The corresponding conference registration or showcase fees are eligible and the official invitation must be included with the Application.


    • This component has a rolling deadline. Applications are reviewed on the first Tuesday of each month by a jury starting April 4, 2023. No application is accepted after 6 PM AST on February 5, 2024. 

    • Applications must be submitted at least two (2) business days prior to the departure date and no earlier than three (3) months in advance of travel.

    • Decisions regarding the application will be communicated a maximum of two (2) weeks after the first Tuesday of each month.