AWARDS & PRIZE MONEY

At the end of Band Day preliminary competition, the following awards will be presented:

Plaques and $850 cash award to bands placing 17 - 25

Plaques and $600 cash award to bands placing 26 - 30

Plaques and $500 cash award to bands placing 31 and below

Plaques to the top scoring bands in music, visual, general effect, auxiliary, and percussion in Classes A, AA, and AAA.

Trophies to the 3 top three scoring small bands in Classes A, AA, and AAA.

Additional $200 in appearance money to first time Band Day bands or to bands that have been absent from the competition for the previous 10 years

At the end of Band Day finals competition, the following awards will be presented:

$200 in appearance money to the Class A, AA, and/or AAA champions who are not among the Top 16 bands  and perform in exhibition prior to the start of the evening performance

Trophies to the 16 finalists plus cash awards based on finals placement:

 

Result Prize Money
1st Place $3700
2nd Place $3200
3rd Place $2700
4th Place $2400
5th Place $2100
6th Place $1700
7th Place $1600
8th place $1500
9th place $1400
10th place $1300
11th - 16th Place $1100
17th - 25th Place $850
26th - 30th place $600
31st - ? $500

 

TRAVEL ALLOWANCE

A travel allowance will be paid to each participating school according to the following guidelines:

Zone 1 - 1-49 miles (one way) - $80 per bus

Zone 2 - 50-99 miles (one way) - $110 per bus

Zone 3 - 100+ miles (one way) - $140 per bus