The purpose of the grant is to give composers and songwriters a chance to seek out new possibilities and to grow through new qualifications and abilities. A great deal of the opportunities offered to artists arise spontaneously, and the flexibility and swiftness of this grant helps grab the opportunities.
The grant is about maintaining a flow. If you’re interrupted due to lack of funds, this is where you should apply. We keep it simple, and we will get back to you swiftly.
Who can apply?
Songwriters and composers in all genres. Please note: All applicants have to be Koda members. You cannot apply as a record label, manager, business etc.
What can you apply for?
This grant supports travel (eg. Songwriting sessions, composer jobs, showcases) and education in a broad sense (workshops, courses etc.).
What to include in your application
Brief description (500 characters)
Music files (not mandatory)
Budget for the activity (not mandatory)
When is the deadline?
You can apply all year, except for July and between 20-31 December.
Who will evaluate your application?
All applications are evaluated by a DJBFA grants committee. The committee is appointed by the board of DJBFA annually. See board members here.
How much can you apply for?
You can apply for 3,000, 5,000 or 7,500 kr.
When can you expect an answer?
No more than 15 days after you have applied. Please note national holidays may delay the process.
Managed by DJBFA
If you have any questions regarding the Work Grants, you are welcome to contact Augusta Glahn-Abrahamsen, firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any questions regarding the technicalities of your application, please contact Koda,email@example.com