One of the world’s most prestigious songwriting competitions, it aims to support talented songwriters while raising much-needed funds for not-for-profit organisation Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy Australia (NRMTA).
This year’s winning songwriter/s will take home a cash prize of $50,000 and join the eminent company of past winners Megan Washington (2009), Kimbra (2011), The Preatures (2013), Husky Gawenda (2014), Gretta Ray (2016) and Amy Shark (2018). Two runners up cash prizes are also on offer with second place receiving $10,000 thanks to AMPAL (Australasian Music Publishers Association) and third place taking home $5,000 thanks to Aon. An ‘Unpublished’ prize of $5,000 is also up for grabs.
Entries close 12 April 2019 (entry fee AU$50)