Prizes 2018


1st Prize  “PREMIO PAGANINI”  € 20.000,00
2nd Prize    € 10.000,00
3rd Prize    €  5.000,00

All finalists that will not be awarded will each receive a sum of 1.500,00 Euro.
Should any competitors boast any result different from the official classification, they will be banned from any future edition of the contest and might be liable to the sanctions of the World Federation of International Music Competitions, Geneva.

Special prizes
Special Prizes are sponsored by entities and associations independent from the Municipality of Genoa, based on their own regulations and assignation criteria.
- € 5.000,00 Prize in memory of Mr Stefano Fiorilla
Sponsored by the his wife, Giovanna Barone Fiorilla,   for the best interpretation of Paganini’s Capricci during the Semi-final Stage. 

- € 3.000,00 Prize in memory of Dr. Enrico Costa
Sponsored by the Costa Family for the youngest finalist    
- € 2.000,00 Prize "Associazione Amici di Paganini"
 Sponsored by the Association for the best Italian competitor
- € 1.600,00 Prize in memory of Maestro Mario Ruminelli
Sponsored by the Ruminelli Family for the performance most appreciated by the audience during the Final Stage.
- € 1.500,00 Prize “Associazione Culturale Musica con le Ali” for the best interpretation of The Contemporary Original piece; 
- € 1.000,00 Prize in memory of Renato and Mariangiola De Barbieri
Sponsored by “Associazione Renato e Mariangiola De Barbieri” for the finalist’s  best performance of the Paganini’s Concert.

Main Sponsor Sponsor Istituzionali Comune di Genova Sponsor Supporter