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If you have any questions about competitions and awards for the School of Music, please contact Allison Taka (), Student Affairs Officer, who will connect you to the appropriate people and resources. 

The Herb Alpert School of Music holds the following competitions each year:

  • The Mimi Alpert Feldman Award (graduate students only): Applications available in early fall quarter.
  • The Benno Rubinyi Piano Competition (non-graduating undergraduate students only): Applications available in early spring quarter.
  • The Henry Mancini Award for Composition of Music for Motion Pictures and Television Films: Applications available in early spring quarter.
  • The Herbert H. Wise Award for Composition and Conducting: Applications available in early spring quarter.
  • The Stanley Wilson Award in Composition and Brass Performance: Applications available in early spring quarter