Winners receive high profile exposure through public performances in conjunction with a recital (National Jazz Trombone Ensemble Competition and National Trombone Quartet Competition), a final round open to the public (National Solo Competition), or as a featured performer (National Solo Jazz Competition with The Army Blues).
- Professional accompanists are provided at no cost to the competitor (for applicable competitions and literature)
- No application fees for competitions
- Adjudicators for taped and live rounds include pedagogues and performers from around the world
- Invaluable experiences gained in recording or composing a quality piece of literature for a competition