Awards and Prizes

◎Placing Awards: (3)

1st prize: USD $30.000 cash and certificate

2nd prize: USD $20.000 cash and certificate

3rd prize: USD $15.000 cash and certificate

At the same time, the first, second and third placing awards' winners will receive a contract with Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra and will perform at SSO's seasonal concert series.

◎The Best Chinese Work Performance Award:
USD $8000 for “The Yellow River Piano Concerto”

◎Finalist Award (3 persons who win the fourth, fifth and sixth places):USD $ 8000/person

◎Outstanding Performance Award in the Semifinal:

USD $ 3000/person (3 persons who win the seventh, eighth and ninth places)

◎Semifinalist Award to the semifinal contestants who are neither announced to the final nor awarded the"Outstanding Performance Award": USD $1000 cash and a certificate

◎All traveling allowances and cashprizes are before tax. Prize winners should provide their bank account, and pay the income tax according to the Chinese tax law. The Organizing Committee is authorized to deduct the tax acting on behalf of the prize winners