Feb 25, 2019

ACMF National Songwriting Competition

  • Crimson Education
  • Australia


The Australian Children’s Music Foundation (ACMF) is a not-for-profit organization inspiring creativity and imagination by providing weekly music education classes and instruments to disadvantaged children and youth at risk throughout Australia.

The ACMF's annual National Songwriting Competition is a nationwide initiative designed to encourage creativity and self-expression through songwriting. Every year, every student from every school across Australia is invited to put pen to paper and enter their original song in ACMF’s annual National Songwriting Competition. Winners receive prize-money which can be allocated towards musical equipment and tuition.

For more information visit the official website here

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




Only three winners (1st, 2nd, 3rd) for each age division

Participation Cost

No cost

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


Musically technical skills helpful but not required (music theory, instrumental or vocal ability, etc)

Time Commitment


One off event, only a singular submission required

Application Deadline

TBA for 2020

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