Guitar - 2017 Competition Eligibility 


Age 18-30 (must be 18 or not have reached 31st birthday by Monday, December 19, 2016)     

Must be a current resident or citizen of the United States. Proof of citizenship is required. If not a citizen, a copy of your Student Visa or Green Card is required with entry.

Competition is not open to prior first-place winners of the Schadt String Competition

In order to apply, please submit a completed application, the application fee, and high quality recordings of all required repertoire. All applications and materials must be submitted online: If you have any questions, please e-mail Stephanie Kocher, Education Director and Schadt Coordinator at

DEADLINE EXTENDED! Applications due December 30, 2016. 

Click HERE to apply!