Three prizes will be given as follows:
First Prize: US$5,000 cash prize, plus the world premiere performance by the LINCOLN TRIO of the winning work for piano trio (violin, cello, and piano) plus a recording of the work by the Lincoln Trio.
Second Prize: US$3,000 cash prize.
Third Prize: US$2,000 cash prize.
Terms of the Awards: For the first prizewinner, 50% of the cash prize will be awarded upon announcement of the prizewinners; the remaining 50% will be awarded upon the receipt of scores and parts. For the second and third prizewinners, the entire prize will be awarded upon the announcement of the prizewinners.
Adjudication: Adjudication will be completed according to the TIMELINE below.