The John Cage Award

The John Cage Award is administered by a confidential nomination and selection process. Applications and unsolicited nominations are not accepted.

This prestigious $40,000 award was established in 1992 in honor of the late composer, one of FCA's founders. The award is made biennially in recognition of outstanding achievement in the arts for work that reflects the spirit of John Cage. Selections are made from invited nominations.

John Cage Award Recipients