Prizes

The following main prizes may be awarded to the six finalists:

1st Prize: 30,000 EUR

2nd Prize: 20,000 EUR

3rd Prize: 10,000 EUR

4th Prize: 5,000 EUR

5th Prize: 3,000 EUR

6th Prize: 2,000 EUR

Special diplomas may also be awarded for the following best performances:

  • Best performance of a Baroque work: 500 EUR 
  • Best performance of a Classical Sonata: 500 EUR 
  • Best performance of a Romantic work: 500 EUR 
  • Best performance of a 20th Century work: 500 EUR 
  • Best performance of a 21st Century work: 500 EUR 
  • Best performance of a work by a Slovenian composer: 500 EUR 
  • The youngest finalist in the Competition: 500 EUR 
  • The highest ranked pianist representing Slovenia: 500 EUR 

The Organiser is in the process of negotiating a number of major recital and orchestra engagements for the three top prize-winners of the 2023 Competition to be performed within the two-year period following Competition.