Apply for a Scholarship

  Industry scholarship applications are still open, artist scholarships & the Folk DJ scholarships have now closed.

FAI offers first-timer artist & industry scholarships to attend the conference. In 2017, Folk Alliance awarded 125 first-timer scholarships. In addition, this year the Folk DJ community is offering the Gene Shay Folk DJ scholarship.

Industry Scholarships

Industry scholarships do not have an end date. We will inform you within a week of receiving your application.

  Industry Scholarship Application
Once you click, you will log in to your FAI member account to access the member-only application.

Artist Scholarships

Artist scholarships closed on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017. Scholarship notifications will be sent to artists by Tuesday, October 17, 2017.

Gene Shay Folk DJ Scholarship

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS

SUBMISSIONS

FAI SCHOLARSHIP PROVISIONS

JUDGING COMMITTEE

Radio veterans from US and Canadian broadcast organizations, and one industry business representative.

APPLICATION

The Gene Shay Folk DJ scholarship application closed on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017.

  Donate to the Folk Alliance International scholarship fund.

Mission Statement

The mission of Folk Alliance International is to nurture, engage, and empower the international folk music community - traditional and contemporary, amateur and professional - through education, advocacy and performance.

Additional Conference Events

2018 FAI Conference

DATE: February 14-18, 2018

LOCATION: Westin Crown Center Hotel, Kansas City, MO, USA

UPCOMING DATES: 

Contact

816.221.3655