The first-ever Korean-language singing competition is accepting applications from solo and group performers this month.
Applicants can continue to apply through August 26.
The local competition was jointly organized by the Korean Cultural Center of Vietnam and the Office for Korean Tourism and Culture.
A short-list of qualified applicantsaged between 15 and 45 will be released between August 29-31.
After the elimination rounds in Ho Chi Minh City (September 3,) and Hanoi (September 10,) the finalists will compete in Hanoi on October 1 at the Au Co Art Center (8 Huynh Thuc Khang Street.)
The panel of judges will select the winner based on performance style, Korean pronunciation, costume and effort.
The winners will go on to compete at the K-pop International Contest in Korea on November 26.
For more information about registering email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Korean Culture Center at 49 Nguyen Du Street, Hanoi.