Carol Lloyd Award

Carol Lloyd Award 2019

The Carol Lloyd Award is presented to an emerging female identifying singer-songwriter, who resides in Queensland. The prize includes a $15,000 grant to either record a full-length album or record and tour an EP. 

Applicants are required to complete the form below and submit up to three tracks of original music and supporting material. For full details, please download the Award Guidelines.


Your Details

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e.g. Press, reviews, personal website

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  Attach Files:

  • Please submit the following mandatory files -  

    • MP3’s or videos (Up to 3 tracks of original material)
    • Accompanying lyrics and musical score or chord chart (1 song per page. Song writing credits must be included stating whether the applicant is sole or primary songwriter with relevant collaboration details)
    • Written document outlining your vision statement for the project, timeline and budget (maximum 3 pages).
      • In your vision statement, you should explain how the award will be ‘transformative’ and ‘impactful’ for your advancement as an artist.
      • A budget template is available to download via our website for those requiring assistance on budgeting.


    • Curriculum Vitae
      • This is to be a maximum of 2 pages and should include details of your musical experience and relevant achievements to date.


    • Letters of Support
      • Two letters of support from anyone working within the music industry including: music teachers, producers, music journalists, managers etc. Letters should state why they feel the applicant would benefit from the award at this time in their career, the likely outcomes and opportunities which would arise for the applicant from the award and the capacity of the applicant to make the best use of the award opportunity.

    Other Files (non-mandatory) –

    • Press photos
    • Press clippings
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