The Chengdu 2021 Song Contest

After the new entry deadline passes, an Evaluation Committee will be established to assess all entries and finalise a shortlist, from each a winner will subsequently be chosen as the official Chengdu 2021 FISU World University Games anthem.

The winning entry will receive a cash prize of CNY80,000 (£9,000/$12,250/€10,000).

Second place will receive CNY40,000 (£4,530/$6,120/€5,000), while third will get CNY20,000 (£2,260/$3,000/€2,500).

Seven more entries will receive CNY10,000 respectively (£1,130/$1,530/€1,250).

The winning entry will be used as part of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Torch Relay, for competitions and on various other occasions and will also be promoted globally.

The Chengdu 2021 Summer World University Games is scheduled to run from August 18 to 29 2021.

Applications are currently being accepted. Please visit the official website of the Chengdu 2021 FISU World University Games to find more information, download materials and upload proposals. Further correspondence can be done via email on