Prizes Grand Prix:

  • Sections I & II: 1st to 3rd Prize in each category, Certificate, Medal.
  • Section III: Regional Round: Gold Prize (Eligible to enter the finals for Section III), Silver, Bronze Prizes, others. Final Round: Best Amateurs Award: Prize of JPY70,000 for Amateurs Category, Certificate. 4th to 6th Place receives Certificate only.

  • The best performer from Section I or Section II will be awarded a cash prize of JPY300,000, Certificate and Trophy.
  • Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Award and Certificate: The second best performer from Section I or Section II (except Recital Course). 
  • Osaka Governor Award and Certificate: The third best performer from Section I or Section II.
  • Espoir Prize, Avenir Prize: Certificate
  • Special Prizes Mozarteum Scholarship: Recommendation to the International Summer Academy "Mozarteum" in 2019 including tuition fee.
  • Paris Music Forum Award: Concert in Paris.
  • Cap Ferret Music Festival Scholarship: Recommendation to Cap Ferret Music Festival in France.
  • Cecilia International Music Competition Scholarship: Recommendation to the Festival Villalago di Piediluco Terni in 2019
  • 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.
  • Chief Executive Award: Gala Concert at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in 2019.
  • Amongst many other awards are: Osaka Mayor Award, Takatsuki Mayor Award, Journalist Award, ALSO Award, Ongakugendai Award, Audience Award.
  • Opportunity to perform at Concert or Concerto concert.


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