APRA Professional Development Awards

Applications for the 2017 Professional Development Awards are now open!

The awards are intended to provide support to emerging songwriters and composers, and it is expected that the funds will help recipients attend workshops, music education courses, composer seminars, co-writing sessions and other relevant activities - locally or internationally.

Nine awards will be given out, with each recipient receiving a game-changing $15,000 cash prize to support their development.

Applications are now open across seven categories:

Popular Contemporary (three awards are given in this category which covers pop, rock, blues, folk, hip hop and R&B); Country; Jazz; Classical; Dance/Electronic; Film and Television; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander.

Applications for the Professionals Development Awards close Thursday 27 April, 5pm AEST 




Published: 16 Mar 2017 by QMusic Newsdesk