The International Showcase Fund offers vital support for UK based* artists, bands, songwriters and producers who have been invited to play an international showcasing festival or conference.
The PRS Foundation grant up to £5,500 as a contribution to;
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, bands, songwriters and producers to perform at industry facing showcase festivals such as:
Folk Alliance International
Canadian Music Week
The International Showcase Fund is a partnership between PRS Foundation, Department for International Trade, British Underground, Arts Council England, the Musicians’ Union, PPL, Creative Scotland, Wales Arts International and Arts Council Wales, Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Invest NI.
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO CURRENT COVID-19 TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS AND GUIDANCE WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT APPLICATIONS INVOLVING CROSS-BORDER TRAVEL. THIS INCLUDES INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL AS WELL AS TRAVEL BETWEEN THE UK NATIONS. IF YOU WOULD LIKE FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH THE PRS FOUNDATION GRANTS TEAM IN ADVANCE OF APPLYING. THIS WEBPAGE WILL BE UPDATED REGULARLY TO REFLECT UPDATES.