NFMC National Music Week Essay Contest

Scholarship Value: $75
Awards Available: 50

2021 Theme: Music – Is a Storyteller

A) Contest open to 7-12th grade students. Essay must be typed and no longer than 500 words. Essay is judged on content, neatness and legibility. Membership in NFMC is NOT required to enter.

B) Entry form with deadline date is January 10, and must be uploaded to the NFMC website.

C) The current year's theme and entrant's name must be typed at the top of the first page. The teacher's email address or telephone number must be included.

D) Email a high resolution (1+ MB) JPG photo along with your application form.

E) The essays become the property of the NFMC and may be published. Teachers and state presidents will be notified in the winning states.


A) An award of $75.00 will be presented in each state in which a winner is declared.

B) An Award of Merit Certificate will be presented to each winner and teacher.

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