International Showcase Fund – PRSF/Creative Scotland

November 19, 2016 in All Opportunities, Composers, funding, Performers by mwhiteside

Creative Scotland and PRS Foundation join forces to increase international showcase opportunities for Scottish artists


The International Showcase Fund offers vital support for artists and bands based in England and Scotland who have been invited to play an international showcasing festival or conference.

The PRS Foundation grant up to £5,000 as a contribution to;

  • Travel
  • Visas
  • Accommodation
  • Per diems (daily expenses)

We grant up to 75% of your trips budget. The remaining 25% should be covered by the artist, label, manager, publisher, etc.

We fund artists and bands to perform at industry facing showcase festivals such as;

  • SXSW
  • CMJ
  • A3C
  • Womex
  • Reeperbahn
  • Folk Alliance International
  • Canadian Music Week
  • …..and more

We recommend artists apply as soon as they have received an official invite from the festival. CLICK HERE to read our guidance to see you could be eligible to apply for our International Showcase Fund.

DEADLINES: Our deadlines are rolling for the International Showcase Fund – you should consider applying once you have received an official invitation to perform at the chosen showcasing festival.