Cash awards of $2000, $1000, and $500, plus scholarships towards tuition for four years of study
The University of Tennessee National Piano Scholarship Competition is open to all piano students who are planning to enter college as a piano major in performance or piano pedagogy. All awards are made to incoming UT students only. A preliminary live audition or CD recording is necessary for participation in the National Piano Scholarship Competition.
- Baroque composition
- First movement of a Classical sonata
- 19th century composition
- 20th century composition
University of Tennessee application deadlines:
Competitive academic scholarship application deadline for freshman applicants for more admission information
National Piano Scholarship Competition:
Online application deadline
National Piano Scholarship Competition (or CD recording due)
- Kline Prize: $2000 and scholarship towards four years of study
- Fellers Prize: $1000 and scholarship towards four years of study
- Al Schmied Memorial Prize: $500 and scholarship towards four years of study
- Special Prize: $100 for the best performance of a 20th century composition.