AFAC’s music grant is open to all kinds of music composition and production in the Arab world including classical, tarab, Arab folk music, hip hop, reggae, jazz, fusion, electronic sound and Arabic alternative music. The grant also supports music archives, research, workshops, performances and festivals at local, inter-Arab and cross-cultural levels. Through the Music grant, AFAC offers funding for music conservatories, music production, collaborations, performances, album recordings and other musical projects.
Notable composers and musicians from across the Arab region have been invited to be members of AFAC’s music juror committees.
For the previous music jurors, click here
The 2017 Music call for proposals is now open. The call is open to Arab individuals living in the Arab region or in diaspora and to local, regional and international institutions whose projects are related to contemporary Arab culture.
Music applications must be submitted online no later than August 31, 2017. The results will be announced on November 21st, 2017. Applications can be submitted in either Arabic or in English.
Please consult the Grant Guidelines, Evaluation Process, and FAQs before applying.
To apply, please login with you username and password. Once you login you will be directed to the applications page. In case you don’t have an existing account, please create one here.