Competition prizes

Our international singing competition offers substantial prizes for our finalists and semi-finalists, along with a selection of extra prizes from our individual supporters. Competitors will also have the honour of performing in front of our star-studded Jury, with the opportunity for personal feedback throughout the process. Not to mention the international press coverage that the competition attracts and exposure to influential industry leaders.

Finalist prizes

All of our finalists receive a prize for competing in the Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition.

Competition prizes

Our international singing competition offers substantial prizes for our finalists and semi-finalists, along with a selection of extra prizes from our individual supporters. Competitors will also have the honour of performing in front of our star-studded Jury, with the opportunity for personal feedback throughout the process. Not to mention the international press coverage that the competition attracts and exposure to influential industry leaders.

Finalist prizes

All of our finalists receive a prize for competing in the Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition.

1ST PRIZE
€10,000

2ND PRIZE
€5,000

3RD PRIZE
€4,000

4TH PRIZE
€3,000

5TH PRIZE
€2,000

6TH PRIZE
€1,000


Further prizes

Along with our finalist prizes, we have a selection of extra prizes that are awarded by individual supporters.

WIL KEUNE PRIZE
€1,000
Presented by Wil Keune’s wife, Jane Carty, for the best performance of a Mozart aria in any round of the competition


ORATORIO PRIZE
€500
In memory of William Young, presented by his wife Alison, for the best performance of an oratorio aria in any round of the competition


DERMOT TROY PRIZE
€500
For the best Irish singer


SEMIFINALISTS AWARD
€500
Each of our semifinalists not to reach our Competition Final will receive €500

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