Live Performance Stream - Tour Support Component

The Live Performance stream provides an investment for domestic and international tours.

With your application, you must submit:

  • A detailed Tour Plan - The Applicant must provide details (Tour Plan) on their Goals and Expected Results, including a description of the Tour, the Artist’s commercial history, notable successes, and current opportunities in the Territory being toured, along with confirmation that the Tour Dates have been booked (for example, an itinerary from a booking agent).

Tour Support Component Guidelines
Tour Support Developing Artist (lvl. II) Component Online Application
Tour Support Export Ready Component Online Application

Tour Support Component Completion Report (New Form Coming Soon)
Tour Support Component Cost Report (required for Completion Report)
Deal Memo for Hired Musicians and Eligible Crew
Vehicle Log
Investment Program Declaration Template

Music Nova Scotia Investment Program Business Policies
Program Definitions of Eligible Applicants

Music Nova Scotia Logos and Acknowledgment Guide


  • March 15

  • June 15

  • September 15

  • December 15

Who is Eligible?

  • Export Ready Artists, Developing Artist Level II

Level of Investment:

  • $10,000.00 maximum per Export Ready Applicant per Deadline
  • $5000.00 maximum per Developing Artist Level II Applicant per Deadline

Percentage of Investment – 50%