- Each artist is limited to one song.
- Artists who have been in the Singer-Songwriter finals more than once are not eligible to participate.
- Submissions must be appropriate for all audiences. Profanity will lead to disqualification.
Digital files may be sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, and CDs can be mailed to Singer-Songwriter/Newsroom, The Augusta Chronicle , 725 Broad St., Augusta, GA 30901.
Six acts, three chosen by popular vote (voting begins July 7) and three critics' picks, will be selected to participate in the Singer-Songwriter finals Sept. 17 at the Arts In the Heart of Augusta festival. A panel of three judges will select a first-, second- and third-place winner. First place wins $400, second place wins $200 and third place wins $100. Finalists will also perform at a Singer-Songwriter preview party/taping.