Deadline: 30th April 2023
Countess of Munster Musical Trust Stephen Oliver Award 2023 for Young Composers
Applications for the Stephen Oliver Award by Countess of Munster Musical Trust is now open.
The Stephen Oliver Award is made biennially: the Award is given to a young composer who has written a work for music theatre to assist with the cost of bringing that work to performance.
The Award for 2021 was for up to £5,000. The next Award will be in 2023. Applications can be made via email to [email protected] and the closing date for applications is 30th April 2023.
There is no set application form for the Stephen Oliver Award. The applicant should submit by email to [email protected] a copy of the score and libretto to which the application relates (and links to recordings if available) together with other examples of the applicant’s work.
In addition, the applicant should provide, also by email, detailed estimates of costings for bringing the work to production, together with an account of progress made in accessing other sources of funding and possible realisation dates.
Applications for the next Stephen Oliver Award will be accepted from 1st January 2023 and the closing date for applications is 30th April 2023.
If, in the meantime, you would like further information about the Award, please contact the Trust Secretary on [email protected]