about prizes

Regional Round Prizes:

  • This year, all selected winners in the Regional Round will be post mailed the award certificates. The participation certificates will be emailed to all participants. 


Final Round Prizes:


Grand Prix: Best performer from Section I or Section II (except Recital Course and Concerto Audition); Prize of JPY300,000, Certificate and Trophy.

Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Award: Second best performer; Certificate

Osaka Governor Award: Third best performer; Certificate


<Section III>

1st to 3rd Prize in each category: Certificate, Medal     Espoir Prize, Avenir Prize: Certificate


<Section III>

[Semi-finals] Gold Prize (Eligible to enter the finals for Section III), Silver, Bronze Prizes and others.

[Finals] Best Amateurs/Youth Award: Best performer in the Youth and Amateurs category;

Prize of JPY 30,000 for Youth, JPY 70,000 for Amateurs; Certificate

1st to 3rd Places: Certificate, Medal, Token   4th to 6th Places: Certificate, Token


<Special Prizes>

Chief Executive Award: Recommendation to Gala Concert at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in 2021.

G.Henle Urtext Award: [Vn./Va./Vc.] A voucher on printed sheet music from G. Henle Verlag catalogue with a

value of 250 Euros; a credit voucher for the app Henle Library with 1.000 credits (about 100 

Euros value)

Mozarteum Scholarship: Recommendation to the International Summer Academy "Mozarteum" in 2021 incl. tuition fee. Paris Music Forum Award: Concert in Paris or Seoul

Cap Ferret Music Festival Award: Invitation to Cap Ferret Music Festival in France

Cecilia Int'l Music Award: Recommendation to the Festival Villalago di Piediluco Terni in 2021

Northern Lights Music Festival Award: Invitation to the Northern Lights Music Festival in Minnesota, USA

Toccoa Falls College Award: Concert at Toccoa Falls College Recital Hall in Georgia, USA

Hiroshi Matsuo Award: Joint Concert at Matsuo Hall in Tokyo.

Hyogo Governor Award, Osaka Mayor Award, Takatsuki Mayor Award, Kobe Mayor Award, Journalist Award,


ALSO Award, Ongakugendai Award, Audience Award


※ Travel, accommodation and other costs incurred in the course of participation in seminars and concerts must be borne by participants.