Our new aid programme supports musicians who had to cancel performances due to the Corona pandemic. Information about the aid programme is only available in German.

Financial support for music recordings, releases and concert tours in genres like pop, rock, jazz, hip-hop, heavy metal and electronic music. Musicians living in Germany can apply for our grants. Information about artist funding is only available in German.

Financing for travel and marketing costs that help musicians and bands from Germany perform abroad (showcases, support tours, press and promotional appearances). Information about this funding programme is only available in German as applications can only be accepted in German.

Support for projects and formats that create and develop networks and improve conditions for artists and popular music in Germany. Information about this funding programme is only available in German as applications can only be accepted in German.

Live 100 was developed to support small music venues („grassroots venues“) that help newcomer bands and experimental music to find their audience. Information about this funding programme is only available in German as applications can only be accepted in German.

Digi-Invest helps live music clubs in Germany acquire the digital equipment that is essential for modern presentations and performances. Further information is only available in German as applications can only be accepted in German.

To assist small and medium-sized clubs in upgrading their technical infrastructure, Initiative Musik has developed the programme TE-SA in cooperation with LiveKomm. Information about this funding programme is only available in German as applications can only be accepted in German.