The 2021 Annual Competition

The 2021 Annual Competition

Congratulations 2021Annual Music Competition Winners!  

(pictured are winners from 2020)

Click HERE for 2021 winners

Each year the WMC holds a competition for music camp scholarships and monetary prizes. It is open to any student in Central Virginia, as well as those who study with a WMC member. Applicants must be recommended by their music teachers. 

Learn More About Previous Years

2021 Competition (to be held virtually)

Key Dates:

Online Application Deadline: Midnight, January 11, 2021.  Late applications will not be accepted.

Video Submission Deadline: January 30, 2021

Key Documents:  (documents will be linked as revisions are completed)

Note to parents, teachers, and students: Please review the Rules & Guidelines carefully, as well as the Application Form.  They contain essential information related to the Competition, and are revised and updated every year.

Rules and Guidelines [download pdf]

Video and Score Submission Instructions [download pdf]  NEW

Competition Sessions List [download pdf]  NEW

Composition Guidelines for Students & Teachers [download pdf] (Required reading for all students entering the Composition category, as well as their teachers.)

Competition Essentials [download pdf]

Listing of Music Camps [download pdf]

Listing of Area Accompanists [download pdf]

Accompanist Fee Application [download pdf]

To Apply:  Online Application and payment

Competition Categories:

JUNIOR CAMP (Age 10- 13)

SENIOR CAMP (Age 14-18 but not yet graduated)

HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 9-11 all instruments, including vocalists. Grade 12 vocalists are included in this category)

SENIOR  (Grade 12)

COMPOSITION  (Age 10-18)

Questions: Please email


The Robert W. Smith, Jr. Fund
The William Blackford Scholarship Fund
The Yvaine Duisit Youth Scholarship Fund
The Allison Phillips Hamilton Fund
The Peggy Romer Camp Scholarship Fund
The Meda McNeir Tilman Scholarship Fund
The Eleanor Gray Shea Fund
The Kenneth Hindman Scholarship Fund
The Wednesday Music Club Members Scholarship Fund