YOUNG COMPOSER AWARDS
ICEBERG is pleased to announce its third annual Young Composer Awards. These awards are intended to reward composers and music-makers of exceptional ability who hail from traditionally underrepresented backgrounds. Winners will receive a $1,000 scholarship. Awardees may be active in any musical style/genre.
Applicants must be:
At least 16 years of age
A citizen or permanent resident of the United States
Currently enrolled at an accredited high school (or home schooling program)
Preference will be given to applicants who self-identify as being from a traditionally underrepresented community. This includes, but is not limited to, applicants who identify as female, nonwhite, and/or LGBTQ+.
Applicants may not be related to or dependents of ICEBERG New Music member composers, board members, or administrators.
July 1, 2020 - Application opens
November 1, 2020 - Application closes
January 1, 2021 - Awardees announced
Autumn 2021 - Funds disbursed
(Los Angeles, CA)
(New York, NY)