Apply to The Music Grant


BIRDSONG: The David Martin New Music Foundation, will select three unpublished musicians per year, based on lyrics and YouTube video presentation: to be awarded financing towards music production studio, professional producing and mastering your chosen songs, which will then be released on our website.

  • All awarded candidates will retain original copyright to their songs and will be registered with SOCAN.

  • It will be up to the performer if they want to donate 25% of royalties to the BIRDSONG Foundation to help with more scholarships.

  • Ownership of all songs will never be the property of BIRDSONG, and will be registered in the selected musician’s name through SOCAN.


    For those who are musicians/artists struggling with mental illness and want to see their original music recorded professionally, and released and marketed through our foundation. Fill our form and send it to

[Download application form]