Prizes and awards

Prizes and awards – Violin 2023


More than $ 156,000 in prizes and awards will be awarded to the laureates and winners of Violin 2023. The CMIM is proud to contribute to the cultural dynamism of Montreal and to the launch of the careers of emerging international musicians.

Thank you to the many and precious partners who make it possible to award these prizes and awards.


First Prize$80,000
Second Prize$15,000
Third Prize$10,000
Normand Beauchamp Winner’s Tour to Three North American Cities$15,000
People’s Choice Award$5,000
Best Canadian Artist$5,000
Best Interpretation of a Sonata$5,000
Best performance of an imposed Canadian work$2,500
Best performance of a work by J.S. Bach$2,500
Best performance of a virtuosic work$2,500
Bita Cattelan Philanthropic Engagement Award$5,000
CMIM Grants for unranked finalists$3,000 each
Best collaborative pianist$5,000