Become an Academy Delegate

Are you interested in becoming a CARAS Academy Delegate?

Submit an application online or by mail.


Photo: David Foster and Elisapie perform Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing”, written by Foster, together at JUNO Songwriters’ Circle Presented by SOCAN In Association with Canadian Music Publishers Association (top). Credit: Ryan Bolton

NAV performs “Champion” and “Wanted You” at The 2019 JUNO Awards (left). Credit: CARAS/iPhoto

The CARAS Academy Delegate program is the chief organization for active members of the Canadian music industry. Our mission is to unify the Canadian music industry to ensure an industry-driven voting process. For an annual fee of $75 plus tax, Academy Delegates participate in the JUNO Awards nominating and voting process. Academy Delegates are also entitled to preferred JUNO Awards submission fees, preferred JUNO Awards Weekend Package rates, preferred JUNO Awards Weekend hotel rates, industry discounts, and retail benefits.

In order to become a CARAS Academy Delegate, you must be actively working in the Canadian music industry and hold a Canadian birth certificate, passport, or are a Canadian Landed Immigrant with residency in Canada.


Become a CARAS Academy Delegate

Become a CARAS Academy Delegate by submitting an application online or by mail.

  1. ONLINE:  Fill out an online application.
  2. MAIL: Download the application form and mail to:
    219 Dufferin Street, Suite 211C
    Toronto, ON
    M6K 3J1