Music business

Call for Applications: Music Business Scholarship in the UK

ILMC is an annual gathering of professionals involved in the global touring, festival and live entertainment industries. The 2022 Fellowship Program will provide free conference passes and mentorship opportunities to 30 young professionals. It is intended to provide emerging live music executives with a means to participate in the ILMC for the first time.

Founded in 2018, the program is named after the late Alia Dann Swift, a longtime ILMC producer who was instrumental in both bringing talent to the industry and supporting and encouraging new members of the ILMC.


To apply, applicants must:

  • Be a young executive already working in the live music industry (suggested age: 30 and under).
  • Have not previously participated in an ILMC.
  • Have completed the ILMC nomination process.
  • Be prepared to attend a networking breakfast on April 27.

Interested candidates can complete the application here.

The application deadline is April 1st.

ILMC will take place in London from April 26-29, 2022. The invitation-only event has been a meeting place for live music professionals from around the world for over 30 years and hosts 2,000 top professionals during the event . Through the scholarship, successful applicants will have a dedicated industry mentor and additional networking opportunities taking place at ILMC through the ASM Global family, providing them with a chance to share knowledge, ideas and make new friends. industry contacts.

“After two challenging years for live events, it is exciting to look to the future and support young executives as the industry recovers from the pandemic,” said Chris Bray, Executive Vice President of ASM Global for Europe.