Edition 2021

Launch of applications !

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 for the new MEWEM edition are open from October 15th to December 1st ! Dedicated to women cultural entrepreneurs, this program offers the opportunity to be mentored by a professional in the sector but also to attend workshops on targeted themes. Let's go !


To apply, simply fill out the form below before December 1st and send it back to us (everything is explained in the form) !

Before answering it, please make sure to tick the different criteria:

  • be an entrepreneur: to have a project in development in the field of music
  • be a woman (cis or trans)
  • be over 18 years old
  • be able to travel once a month to Paris (from February to June) for the workshops


This year, 13 mentors were selected: 8 were already mentors last year and wished to renew their presence; the other 5 joined the promotion following research work.

Their remarkable career paths, the positions they currently occupy and the complementary profiles will contribute to maintaining an undeniable quality and level for this third edition.

Aurélie Thuot - Adone Production
Clarisse Arnou - Yotanka
Clothilde Chalot - NoMadPlay / NoMadMusic
Geneviève Girard - Azimuth Prod
Juliette Metz - Encore merci ! / CSDEM
Katel - Fraca!!!
Lily Fisher - Zenith Paris
Marie-Anne Robert - Believe
Marie Sabot - We Love Green
Natacha Ordas - Soonvibes
Pauline Duarte - Epic Records
Rachel Cartier - Deezer
Virginie Borgeaud - Double V


For the 2021 edition, we are honored to have Helen Smith as godmother. For the past 13 years, she has been the Executive Chair for IMPALA, a Brussels-based association that defends the major issues of the current music sector at the European level.

Originally from Scotland, Helen leads the structure's key strategies at the political, commercial and promotional levels. She helps thousands of European companies and artists to build on the collective strength and defend the interests of independent actors.


Here are the major deadlines for this new edition:

15 Oct > 1 Dec : opening of applications
mid-Dec : pre-selection of the mentees
January : constitution of pairs and announcement of mentees
February : launch of MEWEM 2021
Feb > Jul : MEWEM 2021
July : closing party and review