SCALE Fellowship Application 

The SCALE Fellowship will provide individualized artist development, entrepreneurial skill-building curriculum, and intentional opportunities for Black women in music to connect, share, learn, grow, and collaborate. Each cohort will accept up to 8 participants for the 8-month residency program. Fellows will receive a financial award with acceptance into the program. SCALE is developed by Barrels to Beethoven, Straightforward Consulting, and Limelight Studios in collaboration with partners like YMCA Lighthouse, Black Women in Music (BWM) Research Firm and collaborative insight from Black women in the music and creative arts industry. The program will launch on February 18th 2021. 

The SCALE Fellowship will include an investment into each artist in the program of approximately: $11,750

$2750 direct stipend to SCALE Fellows

$3500+ of professional guidance/support, artist development, and mentoring 

$5500 in business development & growth strategy (branding, legal, financial mgmt, marketing etc.)

Application Opens: Friday, November 27, 2020

Application Closes: Thursday, December 31, 2020 11:59PM

Applicants Notified by: Friday,  January 15, 2021

Start your application below.