Are you wired for music? Do you have a unique idea for a new musically-focused project? Looking for support to get your ideas of the ground?

Following huge success in the first and second year, the Wired4Music Leadership Programme is back! The programme offers young, musically-minded creatives, aged 18-25, the support, skills and resources required to realise creative potential. From events promoters to educators, producers to campaigners – Wired4Music can help you bring your ideas to life!

Get some ideas and check out some of our previous programme graduates on our Leadership Programme site

What’s on offer:

  • £350 funding to kick-start your project or pilot your idea
  • 4 x one-to-one support sessions with Sound Connections (hosts of Wired4Music) staff
  • Budget Management and Self-Employment workshops
  • Opportunities to meet with inspiring industry experts
  • Opportunities to present and promote your idea
  • A regular point of contact and advice
  • Access to a vibrant network of music sector contacts and partners
  • Opportunities to receive tailored training
  • Signposting to a broad range of music organisations and opportunities


To be eligible, you must:

  • Be aged 18-25
  • Be based in London
  • Have a new (i.e. you have not already begun) project idea, with a music focus and which benefits other young people
  • Be a Wired4Music member (joining is FREE, takes 5 minutes and puts you in touch with loads of opportunities)
  • Have a project with a realistic and manageable timeline, that can be started and completed within the 9 month time-frame of the Leadership Programme


To apply:

1. Register as a Wired4Music member – sign up here

2. Read the Wired4Music Leadership Programme application info and make sure you are available for all session dates outlined in the timetable

3. Read and follow the Wired4Music Leadership Programme Guidance Notes

4. Complete and submit the online application form by 9am on Friday 2 September 2016


For enquiries or advice please email or call us on 020 7729 7220

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