MTNA Composition Competition

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Awarded By

Music Teachers National Association

Award Amount

Awards are given in each level as follows: elementary winner, $500; elementary second place, $250; junior winner, $1,000; junior second place, $500; senior winner, $2,000; senior second place, $1,000; young artist winner, $3,000; young artist second place, $1,500. The teachers of the winners will each receive $200. All awards are cash prizes and are non-renewable.


Eight awards offered annually.

Deadline Info

The application deadline has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to be the same as last year. The date shown here is tentative based on last year's deadline date. Please check back i ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.