AWARDS & PRIZE MONEY

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

Plaques and $750 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 preceding 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 $3600
2nd Place $3400
3rd Place $2600
4th Place $2300
5th Place $2000
6th Place $1800
7th Place $1500
8th place $1400
9th place $1300
10th place $1200
11th - 16th Place $1000
17th - 25th Place $750
26th - 30th place $600
31st - 50th place $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) - $60 per bus

Zone 2 - 50-99 miles (one way) - $90 per bus

Zone 3 - 100+ miles (one way) - $120 per bus