Candidates ages 16–30 years may be considered for paid employment in the Summer Emerging Artist Program.

Who can apply?

Provides high-quality early work experiences for youth in Canada. Our program provides regular music industry training and skill development, performance, and artist development opportunities.

The Emerging Artists Program

Emerging Artist Program

​The Co-op Emerging Artists Program develops artistic professionals and provides high-quality early work experiences for youth in Canada.

You can view more of our artist's performance on our onviva site:

Watch Our Artists Perform Live

Emerging Artist Benefits

Want to know why you should be part of the Co-operative's Emerging Artist Program?

Professional Collaborations

Artists will participate not only in trainings and workshops, but also collaborate with other musicians in the program to develop strategies to improve their performance skills.

Professional Development Workshops

The Co-op supports emerging and mid-career musicians' careers by providing workshops and trainings relevant for tomorrow's music industry.