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The contest is designed to help aspiring songwriters become professional hitmakers. The Grand Prize Winner will receive an exclusive mentoring session with top recording artist Jewel. In addition to the mentoring session, prizes include a single-song professional demo, tickets to the 2011 CMT Music Awards, a private tour of CMT studios, a performance at legendary Nashville club the Bluebird Cafe, meetings with major music publishers and a one-year membership to NSAI. All genres of music are encouraged. For a full list of prizes and how to enter, visit nsai.cmt.com.