2017 Student Composition Contest and Festival

The Wisconsin Alliance for Composers (WAC) is accepting submissions for its 2017 Student Composition Contest. Prizes will include cash awards and a performance by professional and/or university musicians at the Wisconsin Alliance for Composers New Music Festival at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh on February 25, 2017.

Applicants will submit to one of three categories:

Elementary/Middle School (grades K-8)
High School (grades 9-12)
Undergraduate college



Click here for a PDF of the announcement.

Click here for an application form.

Submission Guidelines:

Additional Information:

For the Call for Scores for professional composers click here.


WAC is a non-profit, tax-exempt Wisconsin corporation founded in 1984 to encourage and support the composition and performance of new music by Wisconsin composers.