$200, $100 and four awards at $50 $200 – Outstanding string composition $50 – Outstanding piano composition, Laura K. Wilson Memorial Award honoring Dorothy Dann Bullock, a past national president $25 Olga Klein Nelson Award
There are four age classes: 9 and under; 10-12; 13-15 and 16-18. Applicants must be members of the National Federation of Music Clubs. Selection is based on content and musicianship. There is a $1.25 entry fee plus state entry fee.