VFMC Margaret Hunt Vocal Scholarship Award


Junior:  Vocal (Opera for the Youth)


The Virginia Federation of Music Clubs’ Margaret Hunt Vocal Award was established in 2018 to honor Margaret Hunt of Manassas, Virginia.  She was actively involved in the Virginia Federation for many years and established and served as Manassas Area Festival Chair for 40 years.  This award will be given by the Virginia Federation of Music Clubs annually for young vocalists to encourage the development of their vocal talents.


Applicant must:

  1. have participated in the NFMC festival and earned a Superior in the present year. (Art Song or Musical Theater in Junior, Senior, or Musically Advanced Division
  2. be in middle/junior high for Junior Class Division or high school for Senior Class Division
  3. be native citizens of the United States of America or must have received naturalization papers
  4. perform the required repertoire from the NFMC Festival Bulletin that was performed at Festival the current year

Entry fee


VFMC Awards

Junior Class Division:

  • First place - $150
  • Second place - $100
  • Third place - $50

Senior Class Division:

  • First place - $300
  • Second place - $200
  • Third place - $100

Deadline for applications

April 1, 2018

Auditions are held via DVD.  Send 2 copies of a DVD recording of the required repertoire (see above) not recorded during festival audition.   Recording must be of high quality, not necessarily professional; the DVD’s must be playable on DVD players.  Titles, composer, student name and level must be placed on the DVDs.

Send application, $20 entry fee, and 2 copies of DVD to the VFMC Margaret Hunt Vocal Award Chairman.

Hunt Vocal Award - Rules & Requirements
Hunt Vocal Award - Application

VFMC Chair

Debora Madsen
15403 Weldin Drive
Woodbridge, VA 22193