Acoustic artists everywhere can now apply for the sixth annual International Acoustic Music Awards. The award promotes excellence in music involving the acoustic guitar. All you need to do to enter is mail an entry form along with an original CD, or do it electronically. There are eight different categories such as Folk/Americana Roots, Best Group/Duo, and Instrumental. The overall top winner will win $11,000, including radio promotion on 250 radio stations in the U.S. and Canada. The deadline is November 9.