With prize money totaling 40,000 euros, the Heidelberger Frühling Liedwettbewerb is one of the most highly endowed competitions of its kind. In addition to the prize money and special prizes, concerts are arranged with international partners.
1st prize: 15,000 euros, donated by the Manfred Lautenschläger Foundation
2nd prize: 10,000 euros
3rd prize: 7 ,500 euros
Audience Award/Online Voting (end of 2nd round): 2 ,500 Euro, donated by the Freundeskreis Heidelberger Frühling
Prize for Lied Pianist: 5 ,000 euros, donated by Christa Tonnecker, Heidelberg
Special prize SWR2: Production of a studio recording with 1st prize winner
Special prize Schott Music: The publisher donates various sheet music prizes
and other special prizes
All prizes will only be awarded if suitable prize winners can be found. The prizes can also be awarded among several participants.