30 Under 30 Awards April 16, 2021

Quick sticks! Last chance to get your TMN 30 Under 30 entries in

Quick sticks! Last chance to get your TMN 30 Under 30 entries in

There’s just over 48 hours left for music industry youngsters to put their names forward for the prestigious .

Entries close at 11:59pm (AEST) on April 18 and cost just $49 (+GST).

The list will give finalists and winners the chance to showcase their careers, viewpoints and visions for the future of the industry.

TMN is searching for fresh voices with a clear vision for the future of the music industry and the challenges it faces in the decade ahead.

If you’re unsure what the judges may be looking for as they seek to uncover the 30 brightest up-and-coming stars of tomorrow’s music industry, check out the all-female judging panel here, along with their tips for your entries.

You can also have a sneak peek at some super-organised early entrants, and what they’ve said so far in their entries. A number of future industry leaders have already put their submissions in.

To enter, visit the Take 2 Media awards platform and start your submission (you can start it now, and finish it later).

The national awards program is supported by APRA AMCOS, MTV, Radio Today, Sony Music Australia, TikTok and Universal Music Australia, and offers future industry leaders the chance to showcase their achievements and propel their careers forward.


TMN 30 Under 30 Awards | Dates

Late entries ($49 + GST) close: April 18, 2021 at 11:59pm AEST
Judging period: April 19 to May 7 2021
Shortlisted entrants announced: May 12, 2021
Readers’ Choice Poll opens: May 12, 2021
Readers’ Choice Poll closes: May 18 ,2021
Winning entrants announced: May 20, 2021
Readers’ Choice announced: May 21, 2021


To be eligible, you must be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or a New Zealand citizen living and working in Australia, and you must be under the age of 30 as of midnight on May 20, 2021 (i.e you must have been born after May 21 1991, to be eligible).

The awards will again include a Readers’ Choice Award, which will be selected by TMN’s readers from the shortlisted applications.

Previous winners and shortlisted entrants from the Class of 2020 are welcome to enter again.

To read the full Eligibility Criteria, Entry Criteria and this year’s Judging Process, please register for your free account on the Take 2 Media awards platform.

SUBMIT YOUR 30 UNDER 30 ENTRY HERE

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