Rules and regulations

Before you start to apply please read our requirements and rules & regulations carefully!

Our rules and regulations

The online application for the competition 2019 starts in January 2019.

Who is eligible to apply? 

  • Singers of any nationality
  • Women up to 28 years of age, *October 27, 1990 or later
  • Men up to 30 years of age, *October 27, 1988 or later

Their are no exceptions made to the age limit. Singers whose date of birth is before the above appointed date are not allowed to apply.

NEUE STIMMEN seeks young applicants with the following profile:

  • singers who are presently or have been formerly enrolled in a conservatory/received a professional music education
  • singers who have already rehearsed or performed roles on stage

Please also be aware of the following

  • NEUE STIMMEN prize-winners are not eligible to apply again.
  • Only complete applications with correct information will be accepted.
  • Prerequisite for entering the final round is the participation and the qualification in an audition. To get nominated directly to the final round is not possible.
  • The organizer reserves the right not to accept all applicants.
  • Incomplete applications or incorrect information will lead to disqualification.
  • No application fee is raised.
  • Prize-winners (1.-3. prize) commit to participate in the prize-winner’s-concert in spring 2020 in Berlin.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here you can find answers to your questions