The University of Notre Dame is announcing Liturgy Alive, its third annual composition competition to foster creative new choral music for the Catholic Mass. To encourage composers to write music for the Church, choirs that lead music in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at Notre Dame are awarding prizes for winning sacred choral compositions. The winning compositions will be premiered at the Basilica in 2021.
Monetary prizes range up to $2,000. More information and specific rules can be found online here. Deadline for submission is 11:59 PM EST on April 5, 2021. The winner(s) will be contacted in April announced May, 2021.