Prizes

Over a week of solo recitals at Riverlinks Eastbank in Shepparton, selected Award finalists will strive to win over $65,000 in prize money.

$27,000 – First Prize

  • $22,000 – The City of Greater Shepparton Prize
  • $5,000 – The Daphne and Ross Turnbull Bursary for music career development

$13,000 – Second Prize

  • $10,000 – The Fairley Foundation Prize
  • $3,000 – The Daphne and Ross Turnbull Bursary for music career development

$7,000 – Third Prize

  • $5,000 – The Beleura, John Tallis Prize
  • $2,000 – The Daphne and Ross Turnbull Bursary for music career development

$500 Other Award finalists – supported by GV Hearing Clinic
$1,000 The Shepparton News Prize for best performance: Bach
$1,000 The Leona and Bruce Sterling Prize for best performance: Mozart or Beethoven
$1,000 The Jenny Houlihan Prize for best performance: Haydn or Schubert
$1,000 The Pam Wells Prize for best performance: Chopin
$1,000 The Horton Family Prize for best performance: Romantic era (excluding Chopin) or 20th century music up to 1950
$5,000 The Andreadis Family Australian Composition Commission Prize for best performance for music composed after 1950
$5,000 The Lorna Speechley Memorial Prize for best performance as voted by the audience