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 recorded quarter-final round of the competition (to be eligible, competitors must include MacMillan’s Cortège académique in their quarter-final round program).
$5,000 CAD

Gérard-Coulombe Bach Prize
Awarded by the jury after the Final Round for the best overall interpretation of works by J.S. Bach through all rounds of the competition (excluding the preliminary round).
$5,000 CAD
 
Quarter-Final Round Audience Prize
Awarded following an online vote by the audience for their favourite organist among the competition quarter finalists.
$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 in-person live round(s)
$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