Creative Victoria has announced the extension of the Music Works Grants application period. 

The extension comes in light of the state's five day "circuit breaker" lockdown which was announced by Premier Daniel Andrews on Friday. 

Applicants now have until 5pm on Monday 22 February to submit for the grants, which offers up to $4000-$35,000 for individuals and $10,000-$100,000 for groups/organisations. 

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The grants "support the creation and release of new music, professional development activities and initiatives to connect with audiences and markets" and are open to Victorian-based music industry professionals, including artists/bands, performers, agents, managers and promoters, labels, recording studios, venues, production companies, contractors such as bookers, sound and lighting technicians, music industry businesses and organisations. 

Creative Victoria has shared an information session about the grants and application process. Check it out, and find out more about the grants, here