Phyllis Salter Piano Competition

Who is eligible: VAM piano students born between January 1, 1999 and December 31, 2003

Application deadline: January 10

Competition dates: January 29 (preliminary), February 3 (final)


  • First Prize: $1,500.00
  • Second Prize: $1,200.00
  • Third Prize: $700.00
  • Fourth Prize: $500.00
  • Fifth Prize: $500.00

Purpose: The Vancouver Academy of Music Phyllis Salter Piano Competition is designed to identify young talented piano students and afford them recognition and financial assistance.  Finalists are provided a performance opportunity and VAM tuition scholarships.