Junior Competitions & Awards - Chairs
This page includes a listing of all the Competitions and Awards (VFMC and NFMC) available for Juniors, organized by category. For more information and forms on VFMC Competitions and Awards, click on the competition name. For more information and forms on NFMC Competitions and Awards, go to the NFMC web site.
Clicking on a title below takes you to a separate VFMC web page, if available, with more details.
Clicking on a person's name creates a draft email which you can complete to contact that person.
NFMC Dance Award (Jazz, Lyrical or Tap)
NFMC Thelma A. Robinson Ballet Award
Junior Club Achievement Books –
VFMC Junior Club Achievement Book Award -
Music for the Disabled and Visually Impaired –
VFMC Music for the Visually Impaired Performance Award
NFMC Joyce Walsh Junior Awards for the Handicapped
NFMC Music for the Blind Composition Award
NFMC Music for the Blind Performance Awards
NFMC Benzinger/Valentin Music for the Blind Performance Award
National Music Week Essay Contest –
Opera for the Youth (Vocal) –
NFMC Martha Marcks Mack Junior Vocal Award - Jean Frazier
Performance Awards: Piano & Instrumental
NFMC Stillman Kelley/Thelma Byrum Awards - Nathalie Steinbach
Performance Awards: Piano Solo/Concerto –
NFMC Lana M. Bailey Piano Concerto Award
NFMC Marilyn Caldwell Piano Award
NFMC Claire Ulrich Whitehurst Piano Award
Performance Awards: Strings –
NFMC Mary Alice Cox Award
NFMC Wendell Irish Viola Award
NFMC Angie Greer Music in Poetry Award
VFMC Mary Smart Preliminaries – Coordinators
District I: Tanya Graybeal
District II: Marcia Chaplin
District III: Myrna Brinkley
The NFMC competitions are open to all members of the Virginia Federation of Music Clubs which includes all members of the VFMC Senior Clubs across the state. To download the NFMC Competitions & Awards Chart for 2017- 2018 detailing the many offerings of the NFMC, click here. Additional information and forms are available on the NFMC website. Once on the home page, select Competitions and Awards, followed by the appropriate category in the drop-down menu. Scroll down to find the competition in which you are interested. No user name or password is required, and all forms download for free.