Carol Lloyd Award

Carol Lloyd Award

The Carol Lloyd award will be presented to an emerging* female singer-songwriter, who was either born in, or resides in, Queensland.

The successful applicant will be awarded $15,000, and with this, will have the opportunity to record their own full length album or record and tour their own EP.

This award will give recipients a head start in their career, the means to broaden their experience within the music industry, and help them to realise their goals as an emerging artist.

The judging panel for this award will be Katie Noonan, Joc Curran, Leanne de Souza, Sean Sennett and John Willsteed.

Entries open 10 November 2017.

For enquiries and further information regarding the award please email Queensland Music Festival at

The Carol Lloyd Award is presented by Queensland Music Festival and supported by APRA AMCOS and Hutchinson Builders and the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.

2018 entries open 10 November 2017