Submissions for the 2022 Canada’s Walk of Fame RBC Emerging Musician Program open June 6!
Submissions for the 2021 Canada’s Walk of Fame RBC Emerging Musician Program are now closed. Winners will be announced later this fall. Thank you for entering!
About The Contest
Canada’s Walk of Fame is looking for the country’s best young musicians – the RBC Emerging Musician Program is back for its 10th and biggest year yet!
The Canada’s Walk of Fame RBC Emerging Musician Program will select and support 5 winners aged (solo artists or groups) from across the country and provide them with tangible real-world experiences designed to help elevate their music and careers in a meaningful and sustainable way.
Eligible participants must be between the ages of 15 – 35 at the start of the Program and demonstrate
a commitment to pursuing a career in music.
The Program is open to residents of Quebec, making it a truly national initiative.
- Cash Prizes (Grand Prize Winner: $20k, Second Prize Winner: $10k, Third Prize Winners (x3): $5,000 each)
- In-Person or Virtual Mentorship with Canada’s Walk of Fame Inductee or Honouree (To be announced)
- Mentorship opportunities with Music Industry Professionals
- One Creative Workshop at ARTHAUS in Toronto
- One Showcase Opportunity and one Festival Access Pass to Canadian Music Week 2023
- One Showcase Opportunity at Festival du Voyageur in Winnipeg, Manitoba
- $2,000 of Financial Support for a Live-Off-the-Floor Performance Video Produced in the Winner’s Hometown
- Private Studio Recording Time at Metalworks Studios
- Dedicated Artist Page on Canada’s Walk of Fame RBC Emerging Musician Program Website
How To Enter
It’s easy to enter! If you’re between 15 and 35 years old and you are an aspiring Canadian musician, visit the contest page and submit a video or audio file for your chance to win! Please make sure to read the rules and regulations and to complete the whole contest form prior to submitting.
THE WINNER EXPERIENCE
As a winner of the Canada’s Walk of Fame RBC Emerging Musician Program, you will receive countless opportunities to push you in the right direction in your musical career. Whether it’s receiving that extra money you’ve been needing to reach your dreams, taking the stage at fun events or receiving important advice from music industry executives and veterans, you will be receiving all the help you need to achieve your goals.