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PARTNERS for the Arts, Inc. 2022 9th National Opera Competition

 PARTNERS continues to be true to its mission of encouraging the careers of
emerging opera singers by having a virtual competition

hosted by Acceptd.

Open to singers ages 25 to 35 as of April 2, 2022.

1st Prize - $8,000; 2nd Prize - $4,000; 3rd Prize - $2,000;  
Judges' Special Award - $1,000; 
Audience Choice Award - $500.

Deadline for application and video submission:
February 28, 2022 at 11:59 PM ET (Eastern Time)

Final Round: April 2, 2022.

A panel of professional opera experts will judge the preliminary,
semifinal, and final rounds of the competition.
The decision of the judges is final.
Results will be announced on PARTNERS’ website April 5, 2022.

Early submission of applications is highly encouraged.

$30 registration and handling fee paid to Acceptd.

Applicants can apply for a waiver to this application fee by submitting
financial documentation to Acceptd.
Please visit the Acceptd Support Desk for more information.

About us:

PARTNERS for the Arts, Inc. is a nonprofit organization designed to support and encourage the development of opera singers ready for professional work through awards competitions, concerts, partnerships with arts organizations, and educational events.

To learn more about PARTNERS, visit our website or email us at