Awards / Grants

• 1992 Award at composition competition for orchestra «Forum young german Composers»
   in association with German Music Council - Prize:
   Comission for Orchestrawork «Pulsing Moods» (Wp 1994)

• Awardee at International Composition Competition «Bach 2000»
  of Initiative Hannoverscher Chorleiterinnen und Chorleiter (IHCC)  
  for the Choir work a cappella «Christus vor dem Hohen Rat»; (Wp 2000 Hannover)

• Award recipient of Composition competition at Festival European Church Music
  Schwäbisch Gmünd; (Wp Juli 2001)

• Prize winner at Composition Competition 3rd International Choir Festival Ruhr 2001;
  (Wp 2001 Dir: Frieder Bernius)

• Composition prize at 6th German National Choir Competition 2002
  for «One hour to madness and joy» Text Walt Whitman; (Wp 2002)

• Prize winner at Composition Competition of Radio Brandenburg ORB
  with the composition «Die Verlassene»
  for soprano and string quartett according to the poem of Gertrud Kolmar.
  (Wp 2002 by Vogler Quartett and Eiko Morikawa soprano)

• Prize winner of Composition Competition VOCALIS of Baden-Würtembergischen
  Literature Festival Fellbach (Wp 2002 with Ensembles Aventure and OPUS 7)

• Grant for residence study at Art house Schloß Wiepersdorf 2002

• Grant of Foundation Stiftung Kulturfonds 2004

• Grant of residence at Art House Künstlerhaus Lukas in Ahrenshoop 2004

• Grant of Foundation Franz-Grothe-Stiftung 2005
  for elaboration of the composition of «Passion – Steps of Dedication»
  (on texts of Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Bertolt Brecht and fragments from Bible) for solo voices,
  choir and orchestra.  (Wp Music Festival Dresden 2006)

• Honouring of the composition «Traumtänze / Dream dances»
  as best contemporary work at German National Choir Competition
  of German Music Council in Kiel 2006

• Grant for residence study 2007 by the Ministery of science,
  investigation and culture Brandenburg at Künstlerhaus Schloß Wiepersdorf