Apply for up to $5,000 to record a full-length sound recording

We're reviewing the Yukon Sound Recording Program to better meet the needs of Yukon musicians.

About the program

The Yukon Sound Recording Program for professional full-length sound-recordings helps professional musicians, and owners of recording studios and recording labels, develop their careers and businesses. The fund provides 50 per cent of eligible expenses up to $5,000. The maximum Government of Yukon contribution from all sources is 75 per cent.

Who can apply

You must reside in Yukon and:

  • be a sound-recording artist; or
  • own a sound-recording studio in the territory; or
  • own a sound-recording label in the territory; and
  • your recording must be 6 songs or 20 minutes long.

Recording with artists from outside Yukon

  • Artists have to show that at least 50 per cent of the members of either their duo or group reside in Yukon.
  • A studio or a label owner must show that their project will develop the sound-recording industry in the territory.

Application deadlines

While we review the program we will not accept applications.

How much funding is available? 

Our contribution will be up to 50 per cent of eligible expenses, to a maximum of $5,000. The maximum Government of Yukon contribution from all sources is 75 per cent. 

How to apply

We are not currently accepting applications for this program. 

Contact: 

If you have questions about the Yukon Sound Recording Program, email sound.yukon@gov.yk.ca, or phone 867-667-5400 or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408 extension 5400.