A student music competition to

inspire hope for the future


Create music with your friends which expresses your hopes for the world you want to live in, the world you will make.

The world is turning upside down. As students, you face many uncertainties about your university courses and futures.

Now is the time to make music together.

Here is a chance for the students of the Asia-Pacific region to inspire each other and our communities by making music. Help fellow students see beyond current difficulties, come together in mutual support, and strengthen the determination and hope for the future.


1st Prize      US$5,000

2nd Prize    US$3,000

3rd Prize     US$2,000

Winning entries will be chosen by online voting.


  • Students must be currently enrolled at an APRU member university.

  • Entries must include at least two students (whether as composer, instrumentalist, soloist, sound technician, video effects artist, etc.)

  • Maximum three-minute recordings


  • Please read the Terms and Conditions of the competition. 

  • Online voting: Submissions are being reviewed and will posted on our website very soon. We will open voting as soon as possible, please stay tuned for more information.

  • Winners will be announced during the week of July 5th. 


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