Apply for a Scholarship

  All scholarship applications are have now closed for the 2017 conference.

FAI offers first-timer artist & industry scholarships to attend the conference. In 2016, Folk Alliance awarded 115 first-timer scholarships. Applications for 2017 have closed. Please check back in late-summer 2017 to apply for the 2018 conference.


  Donate to the Folk Alliance International scholarship fund.

Mission Statement

The mission of Folk Alliance International is to nurture, engage, and empower the international folk music community - traditional and contemporary, amateur and professional - through education, advocacy and performance.

Additional Conference Events

2017 FAI Conference

DATE: February 15-19, 2017

LOCATION: Westin Crown Center Hotel, Kansas City, MO, USA