2018 Singers’ Preparation Award

By Audition Oracle – Mon 1 Jan 2018 @ 15:36

2018 Singers’ Preparation Award


Singers' Preparation Award | Audition Oracle

We are delighted to announce the extension of our award scheme! Every month for the next year, a singer will be chosen and awarded a prize of £300 worth of support to aid with their personal preparation and development as a classical singer.

Awards can be used for a variety of things, including but not limited to:

  • Coachings/lessons to prepare for specific performances
  • Travel costs to attend a specific audition
  • Personal brand development – website/design costs etc.
  • Mounting your own performances & productions
  • Creating performance opportunities for others
  • Creating new works


Please apply via the link, attaching your CV and any supporting promotional materials.

Please include a covering letter which specifies:

  1. How the award will be used. You must be specific and include quotes from companies or for products where possible. For example:-
    • 6 x lessons with [teachers name] @£50 each = £300
    • Purchase of voice recorder @£££s (be sure to include a link to your chosen product)
    • Quote for printing costs for business cards, posters etc.
  2. The name and contact details of one music professional who would be willing to support your application.

Please submit your application by the 31st of January 2018 for our first award, to be announced on the 5th of February 2018. 




  1. The awards are open to classical, opera and choral singers who are premium (full) members of Audition Oracle.
  2. Proposals should be specific to a measurable/concrete goal, and include financial quotes where available.
  3. Singers must be over 18 years of age. There is no upper age limit.
  4. Those selected for an award will produce a short blog about what they have done/are doing with the award at the time of invoicing and give permission for this blog to be used along with an appropriate image by Audition Oracle.
  5. A total of 12 awards (each worth £300) will be made over a period of one year.
  6. Awards will be announced on the first Monday of each month beginning with Monday the 5th February 2018.
  7. Applications for the award must be submitted by the last day of the preceding month. The first deadline will be the 31st of January 2018
  8. Applications will be kept on file and on occasion, singers may receive an award some months after their original submission.
  9. Fresh applications can be made every month and are encouraged.
  10. Not yet a member of Audition Oracle? You can take a no obligation 30 day trial for free. www.auditionoracle.com.

Are you an individual, company or business who would like to offer support to an artist? Please do get in in touch with Melanie on [email protected] to see how you can become involved. Perhaps you are a teacher wanting to gift a set of lessons, a designer able to donate a personal branding package, or have a performance space to offer to artists. If you have an idea and want to help, we would love to hear from you!