Final, final extension for Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition

Entries are now closed. Good luck!

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018

Your song makes a difference: full entry fee supports the transformative work of Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy Australia (NRMTA).


Songwriters, you have one more week to enter your song in the prestigious Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition, with entries confirmed to close 22 February at 5PM AEDT.  

It's the final, final extension and gives songwriters worldwide a bit more time to ready their entry to go in the running for A$75,000 cash and travel prizes. 

1st place - A$50,000 (courtesy APRA AMCOS, Alberts, BMG), plus a A$5,000 Show Group travel package.
2nd place - A$10,000 (courtesy AMPAL, Australasian Music Publishers Association Limited)
3rd place - A$5,000 (courtesy Seventh Street Media)
Unpublished - A$5,000 - for the standout work by an unpublished writer

Editor's note - the competition is now closed. We'll be announcing a shortlist in April 2018. Thank you too all the songwriters worldwide who entered. You have made a real difference to the work that Nordoff-Robbins does for so many. 

Competition details can be found here

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