The winners of the 2014 Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition have been announced, with Husky Gawenda taking out first place, Meg Mac in second place, and David Le'aupepe in third. The Encouragement Award went to Andy Bull.
AMPAL was proud to again sponsor the $10,000 second prize.
The Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition is one of the world’s most prestigious songwriting competitions with a first prize of $50,000. This is the largest first prize for any songwriting competition in the world. The 2014 competition saw 3,400 entries from 1,949 songwriters in 17 separate countries, with $170,000 raised for Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy Australia.
More information can be found at http://www.apraamcos.com.au/vandayoungsongcomp/
Congratulations to the winners and thank you to all of the entrants!