Melbourne singer-songwriter Eilish Gilligan is the 2019 Josh Pyke Partnership.
The Josh Pyke Partnership awards a $7500 cash prize as well as mentorship from Josh Pyke.
Eilish said, “I am so, so humbled, grateful and excited to be the winner of the 2019 JP Partnership. This vote of confidence from Josh Pyke, APRA AMCOS, Wonderlick and Select means a lot to me as an artist, and it also means that I will be able to continue to work towards my musical, artistic and professional goals for 2019, now with the extra guidance of these industry veterans.”
“The Josh Pyke Partnership assists artists holistically through financial support, alongside creative and business mentoring. It’s an initiative that APRA AMCOS is honoured to be involved in, and we congratulate Eilish on her incredible achievement”, added Jana Gibson of APRA AMCOS.
Previous Partnership Recipients
2018 – Sumner
2017 – Angie McMahon
2016 – Alex Lahey
2015 – Gordi aka Sophie Payten
2014 – Govs aka Josiah Birrell