Rules & Regulations

General Conditions & Rules

  •  The whole repertoire must be played by memory. 
  • Applicants are only allowed to take part in one age category. The competition of the Young EUregio Piano Award in all age categories will be held in 2 rounds (except Junior Category).
  • participants are not allowed to repeat any of the pieces that they already played in 1st Round for the 2nd round.
  • The jury can interrupt the performance if the max. time limit has reached.
  • The Jury can decide to not award or to share prizes.
  • The decision of the jury is final and will not be subjected to reviews or appeals.
  • All necessary documents for participation must be received by the Competition Secretary by email on June 01st 2024 at the latest.
  • Each competitor is responsible for all costs that may be incurred by participation in the Competition.
  • Prizewinners undertake to take part in the final prizewinners' concert. Absence may lead to the prize being withdrawn. The Artistic Director has the final decision.
  • Unfair behavior can lead to disqualification from participation. The Artistic Director has the final decision.
  • By appyling the participants agree to all terms and conditions.


No appeal shall be possible against decisions by the Jury or by the Competition Directors. The Konzertdirektion Koltun gUG (organisation of the YOUNG EUREGIO PIANO AWARD 2024) is sole holder of the rights to all video or audio recordings and Internet broadcasts in all stages of the Competition. Competitors cede to the Konzertdirektion KOltun gUG, without remuneration, the rights to the following:

    a) performances of works during the the whole Competition
    b) performances of works during the concerts for participants and the final-concert
    c) photographic and recorded images taken during participation in the Competition and the concerts.

    These rights are unlimited in time and space for the following purposes:
    - recording
    - reproduction (all forms)
    - trading
    - placing on computer memory, internet or other networks
    - public play-back and performance
    - exhibiting
    - screening
    - renting
    - leasing
    - broadcasting by wired or wireless sound or vision by terrestrial or satellite stations
    - simultaneous and integral radio and television transmission and retransmission.

The exploitation of these rights in the ways set out above will be carried out by individuals, firms, radio and television stations and record labels authorised to do so by the Konzertdirektion Koltun gUG.


For reasons of competition planning the competitors are required to report in time.    

All organizational decisions concerning the Competition remain the responsibility of the Competition Management. The Management reserves the right to make all final decisions in the event of any misunderstanding.


The application fee cannot be returned after application deadline.


In some cases foreign competitors will need visas. Applicants should consult the nearest German Embassy or Consulate for advice. The participants will get in official invitation letter, which they can use to apply the visa.


By sending the application form the participants declare that they approve the terms and conditions mentioned in the regulations.


Because of the Covid 19 Pandemic the competition schedule can be changed or modifite due to the country's government imposed restrictions. The competition will updated any changes as quick as possible.