Competition 2024

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Important dates

Last day to apply:

You get the answer on the application:

Last day to change your application:

1 december, 2023


June 7


June 8 - 9

First round

June 10 - 11

Second round

June 12

Rehearsal with finalists and The Norrköping Symphony Orchestra

June 13

Final Concert and Prizegiving ceremony



Prizes & engagements

  • First prize: 120 000 SEK

  • Second prize: 60 000 SEK

  • Third prize: 50 000 SEK "Östgöta prize"

  • Audience´s prize 20 000 SEK

  • Mozart prize 10 000 SEK

  • Stenhammar prize 10 000 SEK for the best interpretation of Wilhelm Stenhammar songs.

  • According to Swedish fiscal legislation, 15% tax will be deducted from the prize.

    The prize-giving ceremony will be held after the Final Concert and after the Jury meeting. Each prize-winner must be present to receive his/her prize in person.


The finalists in the competition can be offered different engagements. The engagements will be added after the competition but one engagement is always offered through the Norrköping Symphony Orchestra.