September 9 Application deadline for GMTA Teacher of the Year, Steinway Teacher Awards, GMTA Teacher Grants
September Online application deadline 3pm EST for MTNA Competitions
September 15 Application deadline for NDMTA Sonatina / Sonata competition
October 1 Membership process must be completed to be eligible to send students to GMTA Local Association Piano Auditions with NDMTA
October 1 Deadline for Annual Dues of  National Federation of Music Clubs
October 12 NDMTA Sonatina / Sonata competition Georgia State University
October 13 Sonatina / Sonata competition Outstanding Performers’ Recital, 1:00 PM and 3:00 PM, PianoWorks, Duluth.
October 15 Pre-registration deadline for GMTA conference
Oct/Dec ABRSM Practical Exams for all instruments
October  25-26 GMTA Competitions, University of West Georgia
November 7-9 GMTA State Conference, Columbus State Univ, Columbus, GA
November  2 ABRSM Theory Exam
December GMTA Theory Test registration deadline for NDMTA students
December 15 GMTA Theory Test for NDMTA students


January 5 Postmark application deadline for Ensemble Olympics
January  20 Online application deadline for NDMTA Local Auditions & GATE
GMTA Theory Test registration deadline for NDMTA students
February 1 Ensemble Olympics, PianoWorks , Duluth, GA
February 15 NDMTA Local Auditions / GATE, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
February GMTA Theory Test for NDMTA students
February Registration deadline for GMTA Regional Auditions
March  7 ABRSM Theory Exam
March 14 GMTA Regional Auditions
March 21-25 MTNA National Conference, Chicago, IL
March 27-28  GMTA State Auditions for pre-college piano and piano concerto, Columbus State Univ, Columbus, GA
April/June ABRSM Practical Exams  for all instruments
May National Guild of Piano Teachers Auditions
June ABRSM Theory Examination
June 30 Deadline for MTNA, GMTA, NDMTA membership dues
July 1 Deadline for Certification Renewal (in the year your National Certification expires)