2000Magnus Lindberg Finland"Cantigas"
2001Stefán Arason
Iceland"10-11"
2002Anatolijus Senderovas Lithuania"Konzert in Do"
2003Joachim F. W. Schneider Germany"Sylphidentänze"
2004Nina Šenk Slovenia"Konzert für Violine und Orchester"
2005Ülo Krigul Estonia"Jenzeits"
2006Magnar Åm Norway"‘tisn’t the snow falling, it’s us leaving the ground"
2007Guohui Ye China"Spätherbst für Orchester"
2008Ahmet Altinel Turkey"Le Sources de la Nuit"
2009Niels Klein Germany"Refractions"
2010Archil Giorgobiani Georgia"Azari (Abchasische Begräbnismusik)"
2011Gonzalo Grau Venezuela"AQUA-Skizzen für Knabenstimme, Frauenstimme, Männerstimme, Erzähler und Orchester"
2012Olga ViktorovaRussia"Lux Aeterna"
2013Silvia ColosantiItaly"Responsorium"
2014Aziza SadikovaUzbekistan"Brief Scherben"
2015Sinem AltanGermany/Turkey"Hafriyat – Earthwork"
2016Liisa HirschEstonia"Mechanics of Flying"
2017Mariana VieiraPortugal"Raíz"
2018Agata ZubelPoland"Fireworks"
2019João GodinhoPortugal"Alcance | Reach"
2020No awarding due to the Covid-19-pandemic
2021All submissions win: The prize money is split to support artists during the pandemic
Kurt SchwertsikÖsterreichViolin Concerto No. 2 Op. 81 "Albayzin and Sacromonte"
Arturs MaskatsSchweden"Summer Dreams" for Violin, Mezzosoprano und String Orchestra
Marcelo NisinmanSchweden""Gaia’s Tango" for Cello, Bandoneon and Strings
Airat IchmouratovInternationalConcerto grosso no. 3 "Liechtenstein" op. 68
Aleksander KhubeevRussland / Deutschland"Game over" for two string quartets and piano
2022Evrim Demirel Turkey"Ottoman Miniatures II"
2023Evgeni OrkinUkraine"Odessa Rhapsody for Two Violins and Symphony Orchestra"