€ 5000 - First Prize
The Jury will grant also the following monetary awards:
€ 3900 - Second Prize
€ 2800 - Third Prize
€ 400 - Finalist
The Jury may award additional prizes.The Jury reserves the right to divide prizes, except the First Prize. In this case Jury will add the monetary value of prizes together and reconsider the amount of awards. The Jury reserves the right not to award a prize (including First Prize) If they feel that there is no finalist deserving it. In that case the place may remain vacant.
The Awards Ceremony will be held following the finals.
In addition to monetary awards the prize winners of the competition will be invited to perform with the 21st Century Orchestra and/or Pärnu City Orchestra
Prize winners will be considered for engagements to opera houses.
- Estonian National Opera
- Tartu Music Theatre Vanemuine (Estonia)
- Deutsche Oper Berlin
- Komische Oper Berlin
- Deutsche Oper am Rhein
- Nuremberg Staatstheater (Germany)
- Erfurt Music Theatre (Germany)
- Rennes/Nantes Opera (France)
- Hungarian State Opera
- Sofia Opera (Bulgaria)
- Cluj-Napoca Romanian National Opera
- Lviv Opera (Ukraine)
- Royal Swedish Opera