Support for Professional Associations and Groups

Aide aux associations et regroupements professionnels



Program Type

Operations, Projet



Type of Aid


Financial Aid

Determined according to nature and volume of anticipated activities and the financial resources of the program


This program supports professional associations, organizations, and groups working in the field of music and variety in the entirety of their activities or for one-off projects that fall under their mandate.


  • To be eligible, the applicant organization must be considered representative of its discipline or field
  • Eligible activities fall under two categories:
  • Operations support, including costs related to administration and capital assets as well as recurring activities (galas, workshops, etc.)

  • Support for special projects, including non-recurring activities (studies, conferences, awareness-raising activities, etc.) as well as activities related to new media (platforms, collaborative tools, digitization, etc.) that complement the annual activities plan

Eligible Expenses

  • Operations support: administrative costs, capital assets, costs related to recurring activities
  • Special projects: costs related to non-recurring activities

Supporting Documents

  • Completed SOD@ccès online application form
  • Declaration form for the applicant company
  • Schedule of projected activities
  • Budget and financial structure
  • Short and medium term development strategies and objectives
  • Financial statements
  • Master file, including:
  • Copies of the governing documents, certificate of constitution, articles of incorporation, declaration of registration, certificate of amendment and partnership or shareholders agreement (if applicable)

  • Organizational structures for the applicant company and, if applicable, any affiliated companies, including shareholders

  • Curriculum vitae of the applicant company’s executives

  • A description of activities and accomplishments

  • Information on shareholders/directors