|Sponsor | Organizer:||Armin Knab Foundation | University of Music Würzburg|
|Year of foundation:||1978|
|Instrument | Category:||Voice or Composition|
|Participants:||Students of the University of Music Würzburg|
|Frequency:||annually alternating between categories|
|Prize money:||1st prize: 1500 € | 2nd prize: 1000 €|
|Obligations:||Singers: Performance at the winners' concert|
Among the oldest foundations at our University is the Armin Knab Foundation, run by the Musical Academy Würzburg, which sponsors a competition for voice or composition in alternate years. It was established by Mrs Yvonne P. Knab (1892-1985), the widow of the Franconian composer Armin Knab.