Sabam for Culture helps its members with financial support in building their artistic career, both in Belgium and abroad.
Grant for promoting self-published productions
Through this support, Sabam for Culture bears the costs for promoting a self-published sound carrier. The contribution amounts to a maximum of € 1500 and serves for the recruitment of a press officer or community manager, or for the production of a clip, teaser or radio edit.
Export grant for showcase festivals
With these grants, Sabam for Culture wants to support artists who are selected by showcase festivals in Europe and elsewhere. The grants are intended to bear part of the costs related to the concert abroad. Selected bands or artists may count on a grant of € 600 (€ 300 for solo projects).
Showcase upon release abroad
Through this support, Sabam for Culture wants to give artists the opportunity to perform abroad in order to promote the release of a first or second CD. The aim of the showcase is to invite professionals and get a foothold in the country concerned. The artists and their entourage ensure that local professionals participate in the organisation and promotion of the performance. This support applies to concerts that take place in 2018.
Support for a publishing company for promoting an album of its authors and composers
Sabam for Culture helps publishing companies and its author(s) to develop their music project. This grant bears up to half of the costs incurred for promoting an album (LP/EP). Producing a video clip or teaser is also covered by this grant.
Film music grants
These grants are intended to support the production of film music by bearing certain costs for the studio, musicians, editor, orchestrator,...