College of Fine Arts and Design

Application Information

There are two ways to apply, online or by mail. A non-refundable, $50 application fee will be collected at the time of application. To apply, click here.  (applicants must be age 15-24 on February 21, 2018)

Applications must be submitted no later than January 15th, 2018

  • The competition takes no responsibility for lost applications and applicants should retain copies of all materials.
  • The competition selection committee can request additional information from the applicant if needed.
  • All works will be performed from memory and in their entirety. Repeats are at the performer's discretion. The applicant's face and hands must be in the video frame continuously.
  • The recording must be unedited and made within 12 months of submission.  Post-production editing affecting acoustic quality is permitted but must be stated.
  • An acknowledgment will be sent to each applicant upon receipt of the completed application.

Applicants will be notified on January 22, 2018 if accepted in to the semi-final round.

For more information, contact Dr. Sallie Pollack at