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Netherlands: 2022 submission deadline
Aug 31 @ 12:00 am
Netherlands: 2022 submission deadline

AVROTROS is looking for the next Dutch Eurovision singer and song.

An entry with preferably a contemporary, but in any case authentic sound. A song that is able to survive in a competition. By a Dutch artist who can and wants to present a personal song in a distinctive way, in any genre, and if possible a personal story.

Songs can be submitted by email to

  • Song must be ‘ convincingly distinctive’
  • You may submit up to three songs, considered fitting for the Eurovision Song Contest
  • Song must not have been (commercially) released before 1 September 2021
Finland: UMK 2022 submission deadline
Sep 6 @ 3:19 pm
Finland: UMK 2022 submission deadline
  • Song must be unpublished
  • Submission between the 1st and 6th of September 2021
  • Up to three entries per lead singer/group, however only one may feature in the show
  • Songwriters may participate across multiple entries
  • The singer on the demo track must also perform in UMK
  • Songs cannot enter other preselections
  • At least one singer or songwriter must have Finnish citizenship or be a permanent resident of Finland