Rudolf Nissim Prize

Thank you for applying for the Rudolf Nissim Prize!

Please note that, for applicants under the age of 18 (or the age of majority in the state or country of his or her residence), a parent or guardian will be required to complete and submit this Online Application. Under Applicant Details, please provide the phone/cellphone number and email address for the applicant’s parent or guardian.

For applicants under the age of 13, do not use this Online Application. A parent or guardian will be required to submit a paper Application (view the application) and give Parental Consent (as defined in and required under Section 3 of the Official Awards General Rules and Regulations).

Affiliation Details
Entrant Details
Please enter your date of birth. Click the "Previous Year Arrow" to select the year of your birth, then select the month and day.
Current Address
Permanent Address
Work Details
Title of Composition:*
Are You Submitting Audio?
Does your work include text?
Is this your original work?
For larger ensembles, you can use generic descriptions rather than listing individual instruments (e.g., full orchestra).
Performing Ensemble:
If you wish to have your work returned, please provide a self addressed envelope (SASE) with sufficient postage.
Please select "Yes" if you want us to use the contact information provided in the Current Address fields or select "No" if you would like us to use the information provided in the Permanent Address fields.
Terms & Conditions
I represent and warrant that: (a) I am authorized to submit this Online Application (or in the case of Entrants between the ages of 13 and 18, submit this Online Application on behalf of the Entrant who is a minor) to participate in this Award; (b) all information set forth in this Online Application is true and correct; and (c) I have read and agree to comply (and in the case of Entrants between the ages of 13 and 18, shall ensure that the Entrant shall at all times complies) with The ASCAP Foundation Official Awards General Rules and Regulations (including Schedule A and the Eligibility and Submission Requirements set forth therein).*

I further certify that either:


Upon clicking the submit button, you will be provided with the option to print out a pre-addressed mailing label to affix to your submission. You will also see further instruction on how to complete your submission in the Next Steps and Submission Requirements lists on the following page.