The Village Fund Application

Applications will be reviewed for eligibility starting June 1 and FAI will provide the first round of grants thereafter. With limited funds available, not all eligible applications will be provided grants. Further grants will be issued dependent on continued fundraising efforts.

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Before applying, please review the eligibility requirements.

To be eligible for a grant you are required to provide the following as part of the application:

    • Proof of past association with Folk Alliance International (membership, FAI conference attendance, The ExChange attendance, or regional conference attendance)
    • Proof of work in the music industry
    • Statements of financial burden or loss of income
    • Evidence of need (2019 or 2020 Income Tax return; or a current bank statement; or proof of cancelled contracts – confidential information like account numbers and social security numbers should be blacked out before uploading)