The Composers Fund by PRS Foundation

Submission deadline: Tuesday 28 May 2019

Decisions announced: 30 July 2019

PRS Foundation’s Composers’ Fund is an opportunity for composers with a strong track record; giving direct access to funding at pivotal stages in their career.

A contribution of up to £10,000 is available to composers who are already making a significant cultural contribution in the UK and have the potential for greater impact in the UK and overseas. Support is available for up to 15 composers per year who can make the case for the kind of support that would enable them to make a significant step change in their career.

Previous projects have included recordings, the promotion and performance of existing works, international co-commissions and development, performer collaboration, residencies, sabbaticals or childcare costs and project or promotional support.

For information on eligibility criteria* and how to apply please visit: http://bit.ly/TheCF2018

For further information about the programme please contact: Tina Speed, PRS Foundation Grants and Programmes Manager on [email protected].

About PRS Foundation

PRS Foundation is the UK's leading charitable funder of new music and talent development. Since 2000 PRS Foundation has given more than £29.5 million to over 6,300 new music initiatives by awarding grants and leading partnership programmes that support music sector development. Widely respected as an adventurous and proactive funding body, PRS Foundation supports an exceptional range of new music activity – from composer residencies and commissions to a network of talent development partners and showcases in the UK and overseas. www.prsfoundation.com | @PRSFoundation