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The prize money is stated as gross amount and is subject to the payment modalities of Austrian tax legislation.
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In addition to the prize money, the laureates (1st prize) of both categories will receive career advice and support for a period of six months. This includes:

• Individual discussions with each ensemble about musical demands and career goals
• Evaluation of PR materials to date
• Advice on artist agencies and managers
• Coordination of concert invitations
• Assistance in evaluating and negotiating contracts
• Programming and repertoire design
•Conflict management and communication strategies
• long-term career planning

Information about the competition