Prizes

First Prize

$25,000 CAD
also: recording and distribution of a CD under ATMA Classique label, 3-year career management services for North America by Karen McFarlane Artists, 3-year career development program by the CIOC

Second Prize

$15,000 CAD

Third Prize

$10,000 CAD

Special Prizes

Sir Ernest MacMillan Memorial Foundation Award
*Only for Canadian citizens and permanent residents
Awarded to the top Canadian competitor in the semi-final or final round of the competition (to be eligible, competitors must include MacMillan’s Cortège académique in their semi-final program)

Gérard-Coulombe Bach Prize
Also a recital offered by the Montreal Bach Festival
Awarded by the jury after the Quarter Final Round for the best overall interpretation of the three works by Johann Sebastian Bach. $5,000 CAD
 
Louis-Vierne Prize
Awarded by the jury after the Semi-Final Round for the best interpretation of the imposed work by Louis Vierne.
$5,000 CAD
   
Louis-Robilliard Prize
Awarded by the jury after the Semi-Final or Final Round for the best interpretation of a transcription by Louis Robilliard (see Annex 1 of the official rules for suggestions).
$5,000 CAD
   
Royal Canadian College of Organists Prize
Awarded by the jury for the best interpretation of a Canadian composition performed during the Quarter Final or Final Round
$5,000 CAD
   
Marcel-Dupré Prize
Awarded by the jury after the Final Round for the best interpretation of the imposed work by Marcel Dupré.
$5,000 CAD
   
Spinelli Prize
Awarded for the best overall program.
$5,000 CAD
   
Richard-Bradshaw Audience Prize
Awarded following a vote by the audience for their favourite organist among the competition finalists.
$5,000 CAD