Apply for The ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards
Open to composers who have not turned 30 by December 31, 2018
About the Award: The ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards honors the late Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and The ASCAP Foundation’s former president Morton Gould’s lifelong commitment to encouraging young creators. Open to composers of original, classical concert music, the Award encourages developing music creators during the earliest stages of their careers.
Eligibility & Submission: The Award is open to young composers (each, an “Entrant”) who have not reached their 30th birthday by December 31, 2018. Entrants must also be, at the time of entry, a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or enrolled student with a valid and current U.S. student visa.
The Application Period begins on November 12, 2018, and ends at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on February 1, 2019. Hard copy materials must be postmarked no later than February 1, 2019.