- First Prize*: $10 000
- Second Prize: $5 000
- Third Prize: $2 500
The other finalists will each receive a $1 000 scholarship.
* Added to the First Prize
- A demo produced and recorded by Radio-Canada, with highlights heard on Espace musique.
- Invitation to perform at the 2012 CMC’s Gala Concert with orchestra — July 6, 2012, MacMillan Theatre, University of Toronto.
- Residence at the Banff Centre
- Prize for the best performance of a Canadian work: $1 000