Winner 2018: Kevin Jansson

School: Presentation Brothers College,Cork

Winner 2017: Killian White

School: Wesley College Dublin

Note: Killian used his bursary to attend masterclasses and audition expenses to secure his place of study at the Barenboim-Said Akademie in Berlin.

Winner 2016: Aidan Chan

School: Scoil Dara, Kilcock, Kildare

Note: Aidan used his bursary to study of music at the Royal Academy of Music London in September 2017

Winner 2015: Eoin Fleming

School: St MacDara’s Community College, Templeogue, Dublin

Note: Eoin used the bursary to study with John O’Conor at Shenandoah University, Virginia, U.S.A.

Winner 2014: Christopher Ellis

School: Sutton Park School,Howth, Dublin

Note: Christopher used the bursary to study at the Conservatoire Nationale Superieur de Musique et de Danse Paris

Winner 2013: Mairead Hickey

School: Mount Mercy College, Bishopstown, Cork

Note: Mairead used the bursary to attend Kronberg Academy in Germany

Winner 2012: Sinead O’Halloran

School: Regina Mundi College, Cork

Note: Sinéad won the Father Frank Maher Classical Music Award in 2012 and used the bursary to attend the Meadows School of the Arts, in Dallas Texas

Winner 2009: Maire Carroll

School: Loreto College, St Stephens Green, Dublin

Note: Maire Carroll won the Father Frank Maher Classical Music Award in 2009. She used the bursary to attend master classes in New York and London

Winner 2008: Kevin O’Hara

School: St. MacDara’s Community College. Templeogue, Dublin

Note: Kevin O’Hara, won the Father Frank Maher Classical Music Award in 2008. Kevin used the bursary to fund his further education in music at the Guild Hall School of Music in London.

Winner 2007: Robert Farhat

School: The High School, Rathgar, Dublin

Note: Robert Farhat won the Father Frank Maher Classical Music Award in 2007 and used the bursary to further his education in music at the Royal Irish Academy of Music.

Winner 2006: Ayane Yamanaka

School: The Dominican College Sion Hill, Blackrock, Dublin

Note: Ayane Yamanaka won The Father Frank Maher Classical Music Award in 2006 and used the bursary to continue her studies in music.

Winner 2005: Karen Abe

School: Mount Sackville, Chapelizod, Dublin

Note: Karen Abe won The Father Frank Maher Classical Music Award in 2005 and used the bursary to continue her studies in music.