2024 Competition Awards & Prizes

Contestants will compete for the following cash awards & prizes. See the winners associated with each prize below.

Gold Medal

$30,000

Yungyung Guo, China

Awarded to First Place winner of Round IV

Co-Sponsored by by Drs. Eric & Michelle Miller and Franklin Park Senior Living, Susan and Aubra Franklin

Silver Medal

$20,000

Tatiana Dorokhova, Russia

Awarded to Second Place winner of Round IV

Sponsored by Cassandra Carr & Noah Watts

Bronze Medal

$10,000

Young Sun Choi, South Korea

Awarded to Third Place winner of Round IV

Sponsored by 

Audience Favorite Award

$5,000

Tatiana Dorokhova, Russia

Awarded by Audience via text-to-vote to a Finalist at the end of Round III.

Sponsored by

Best Performance of a Work by a Spanish or Latin Composer

$5,000

Young Sun Choi, South Korea

Awarded to a Semifinalist at the end of Round II.

Sponsored by Peggy & Paul Pace

Junior Jury Award

$2,500

Yungyung Guo, China

Awarded by Junior Jury to a Contestant at the end of Round I.

Sponsored by Mary Ann Winden

Semifinalists

$1,500 Each

Awarded to the 3 Semifinalists who do not advance to Round III & IV.

Zihao Wu, China
Chi-Jo Lee, Taiwan
Rachel Breen, USA

 

Sponsored by

Contestants

$1,000 Each

Awarded to the 6 Contestants who do not advance to Round II.

Yongqiu Liu, China
Zifan Ye, China
Nathan Cheung, USA
Jialin Yao, China
Min Joo Yi, USA

Sponsored by Amy Shelton McNutt Charitable Trust