The live performance of the candidates from the two categories in the final concert will be assessed by a prominent international jury which will follow rules of pre-determined rules that will regulate its objective assessment.
There may be additional non-material awards for the prize winners, which will be announced at the awarding ceremony.
Contestations will be accepted only on the day of the competition. In the absence of such contestations, the decision of the jury shall be final and not subject to change.
The financial support for the scholarships is provided for the development of the young musicians and shall be accounted to the Ventsislav Yankoff Foundation in a summary of annual financial report as expenses related to tuition fees, fees for attending master classes, fees for the participation in other musical competitions and other direct costs related to the development of the respective candidates. The financial report has to be accompanied by documents evidencing the utilization of the Ventsislav Yankoff Scholarships for the said herein purposes, and shall be provided to Ventsislav Yankoff Foundation one year and one month following their receipt by the respective candidates at the latest.