LIMF Academy 2020/2021 Applications are now OPEN

24th July 2020

Aimed at artists, bands and producer-artists between the ages 16-25 from across Merseyside, LIMF Academy offers exclusive access to activities and insider know-how from the music industry.

For those selected, the Academy provides:

  • Financial investment (7 awards of £750 / 3 of £2,500)
  • A variety of performance opportunities
  • Collaborative EP Project and other music making opportunities
  • Access to exclusive monthly masterclasses and workshop sessions with industry experts and practitioners
  • Access to the LIMF Academy Takeover, Industry Insight and Networking Events
  • 25 hours of FREE rehearsal time
  • 12+ hours of mentoring by Industry Professional
  • Free distribution with Ditto Music
  • Free PRS For Music Membership
  • FREE Musician’s Union Membership

On top of this, for the three ‘most ready’ artists, producer-artists and/or bands the Academy will also provide:

  • A filmed live session
  • Creation of professional press assets – photographs, EPK and biog
  • Performance at LIMF Academy Orchestrated with the Philharmonic Youth Company + other showcases
  • 3 days of FREE recording studio time, with A&R support
  • Bursary towards live performances and events
  • Marketing and PR support for a single campaign
  • Year round mentoring by Industry Professional
  • Year round coaching by qualified Life Coach

LIMF Academy partners include BBC Introducing, PRS Foundation, Youth Music, PRS For Music, Musician’s Union and Ditto Music.

Interested in getting involved with the LIMF Academy?

Applications for the award-winning LIMF Academy are now open. Simply complete the online application form HERE to be in with a chance of getting involved. Be quick, applications close at 5pm on Friday 14 August 2020.

Find out more on the LIMF Academy website:

24th July 2020