On June 14 2022, YouTube made a call to all music artistes and content creators across Africa to apply for the YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023. This article will guide you through on how to apply for the YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023.
The YouTube Black Voices Fund which started two years ago in 2020, is geared towards amplifying the black perspective and experiences in content creation. The objective of the fund is to “support Black creators, artists, songwriters and producers so they can be equipped with the resources to thrive…on YouTube”
Application for the YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023 is open to YouTube Creators, Music Artist and Songwriter/Producers.
You would recall that Omah Lay, a Nigerian recording music artist was among the 8 African artists inducted in the 2022 batch. Since 2020, over 300 grantees have benefited from YouTube’s various grant programs.
How To Apply for YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023
To apply for the YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023, you must be one of either a YouTube Creator, Music Artist or a Songwriter/Producer. Click APPLY NOW to apply for YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023.
Information Required During Application
Music artists applying for the YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023 will be required to submit details including first and last name, stage name and YouTube channel link. Other required information are contact details (email, phone number, region and city of residence), artist label, music to release in next 6 months etc. Songwriters/producers are required to fill out similar details in their application.
Application Deadline for YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023
Application for the YouTube Black Voices Fund 2023 started on 14 June 2022 and will close on July 10 2022.
Hurry up and APPLY today for the YouTube Black Voices Fund. All the best to you.
I am Music Estate’s Music Director