Richard Tucker Award
Selected by conferral rather than audition. Awarded to a singer poised on the
edge of a major national and international career.
Richard Tucker Career Grant
Candidates should have a fair amount of performing experience in
professional companies, generally large roles at small
companies or small roles at large companies and are usually
under 36 years old.
Sara Tucker Study Grant
Candidates should be making the transition from student to professional singer,
generally are currently involved in or have recently completed a graduate or
young artists program and are usually under 30 years old.
Candidates in all categories must either have been born United States
citizens or have taken U.S. citizenship by the age of 18.