triple J Announces $7K Grants For Emerging Talent Struggling During CV-19

triple J Announces $7K Grants For Emerging Talent Struggling During CV-19
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ABC youth station triple J has announced an initiative to help emerging artists take their career to the next level by providing a series of triple j Unearthed Level Up Grants.

These grants, which are part of the ABC’s wider Fresh Start Fund, were designed in response to the unprecedented impact of COVID-19 on the Australian music community.

With the current lack of income and opportunities, this support is needed to help independent Australian musicians build a sustainable career and continue to create incredible local content.

Five grants are to be offered to five artists across these five genres:

    • Band
    • Solo
    • Hip Hop
    • Heavy
    • Producers / Dance / Electronic artists
  • Two grants offered to Indigenous artists
  • Eight grants offered to artists based in regional areas – one for each state and territory

With up to $7000 available per grant, funds from the 15 grants can be spent on multiple facets of the artists career development, such as recording a new song.

To apply for a triple j Unearthed Level Up Grant head to triplejunearthed.com. Applications are open now and close at Midnight 7 June. 

The overall ABC Fresh Start Fund will also commission new music via ABC Classic & Jazz and ABC Kids Listen projects, so if that’s more you’re thing, check it out!

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