“The Honens International Piano Competition, based in Canada, prides itself on awarding accomplished pianists who are complete musicians. This may seem a lofty claim, but the Honens has a long list of thoughtful awardees to back it up.”—The New York Times
Application submission is now closed.
11 to 13 March 2018
19 to 21 March 2018
Semifinals & Finals
30 August to 8 September 2018
The Honens Prize Laureate is awarded $100,000 CAD and an artist development program valued at a half million dollars—the largest prize of its kind.
Application submission is now closed. Quarterfinalists will be notified by 15 December 2017, and will be announced in early 2018.