If you know of any young people that are interested in composing music, the 2008 Young Composers Challenge is a free way for them to win prizes for their school and themselves, and to learn more about music composition. If they meet the following criteria, send them to http://www.youngcomposerschallenge.com.
1. Entrants must be between the ages of 13 and 18 years. (Entrants must be 13 years old by the date of submission and under 19 years old by the date of submission)
2. Entrants must reside in the Southeastern United States (Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Mississippi and Alabama).