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PARTNERS for the Arts, Inc. 2023 10th National Opera Competition

Open to singers ages 25 to 35 as of April 30, 2023.

1st Prize - $10,000; 2nd Prize - $5,000; 3rd Prize - $2,500;  
Audience Choice Award - $1,000;
Finalists' Travel Expenses $500 

Deadline for application and video submission:
February 28, 2023, at 11:59 PM ET (Eastern Time)

Preliminaries and semifinal rounds will be done virtually
Final Round Live: April 30, 2023, Washington D.C.

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 on March 27, 2023
Early submission of applications is highly encouraged.

$30 registration and handling fee paid to Acceptd.

Applicants can apply for a waiver of 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