WWMC NextGen is a special award for young talents who make their first steps in music creation and performance.

All applications will be reviewed and evaluated by subject matter experts. 5 winners in each section will be chosen, and they will demonstrate their achievements online at the conference.

We accept applications for the following sections:

Music Composition

Music Performance

NextGen Partner

WWMC 2021

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the selection criteria?

  • Age of participants: 13-18 years old
  • Number of people in an ensemble: unlimited
  • Solo participation: allowed and welcomed
  • Content of the application: video (3-6 min) + short description
  • Applications are open: October 1 to December 15, 2020

What is the application deadline?

The deadline is December 15, 2020

What is the application fee?

The participation fee is 19.99 USD.

The fee is non-refundable.

What does the winner's package include?

  • Demonstration of the achievements online at WWMC 2021 in front of worldwide audience
  • WWMC NextGen 2021 winner certificate
  • Chat with experts and their official feedback
  • Webinars with world renowned musicians and scientists
  • Promotion of the winners’ videos in the creative social networks of the WWMC partners (interviews and performances)

What does the participant's package include?

  • WWMC 2021 ticket
  • Participation certificate
  • Good perfomances by non-award winning participants, will also be covered in the creative social networks of WWMC partners

How to file an application and make a payment?

  1. Fill the form below, click Submit button
  2. On the opened page, click Pay
  3. You will be directed to the Stripe payment system page, where you can make a payment

The application will be considered only after the payment is made and confirmed

Submission Form

    If you have any questions, please contact us: wwmcnextgen@gmail.com


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