The College of Arts and Architecture

Marian Garcia Collegiate Piano Competition Application Form

Please see collegiate piano competition requirements before submitting. 

You will be notified if you are selected for a masterclass at a later date.

You will be notified at a later date if you are selected for a masterclass.

There is a one-time, non-refundable $75.00 application fee required. Your application is considered complete only when we have received your application and your application fee postmarked by October 14, 2019. Checks or money orders should be made payable to "Penn State University," and include "Garcia Piano Competition" and the name of the applicant in the memo line. Send checks to:

  • Garcia Piano Competition c/o Christopher Guzman
  • 233 Music Building I
  • Penn State University
  • University Park, PA  16802

Questions? Please email Christopher Guzman at

By submitting this form, I agree to submit my electronic signature certifying that the above information is correct.  I also agree to adhere to the rules of the Garcia Competition.