𝕿𝖍𝖊 𝕶𝖍𝖚𝖘𝖚𝖘 𝕻𝖗𝖎𝖟𝖊

Inaugurated in 2021, 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗞𝗵𝘂𝘀𝘂𝘀 𝗣𝗿𝗶𝘇𝗲 is awarded to the highest scoring participant from Negeri Sembilan* from each of the Euroasia organised competitions. All participants from Negeri Sembilan are automatically considered for the prize. The winners will be entitled to one (1) free Masterclass with a member of the masterclass panel from the respective competition.

*𝘈 𝘱𝘢𝘳𝘵𝘪𝘤𝘪𝘱𝘢𝘯𝘵 𝘸𝘩𝘰 𝘪𝘴 𝘦𝘪𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘳 𝘣𝘰𝘳𝘯 𝘪𝘯 𝘰𝘳 𝘤𝘶𝘳𝘳𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘭𝘺 𝘳𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘥𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘪𝘯 𝘕𝘦𝘨𝘦𝘳𝘪 𝘚𝘦𝘮𝘣𝘪𝘭𝘢𝘯.

𝕿𝖍𝖊 𝖄𝖆𝖕 𝖆𝖓𝖉 𝕾𝖚𝖟𝖎𝖊 𝕸𝖊𝖒𝖔𝖗𝖎𝖆𝖑 𝕻𝖗𝖎𝖟𝖊

Established in 2021, in memory of the late Yap Siong Cheng and Suzie Yap, 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗬𝗮𝗽 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗦𝘂𝘇𝗶𝗲 𝗠𝗲𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗶𝗮𝗹 𝗣𝗿𝗶𝘇𝗲 celebrates and pays tribute to Yap and Suzie’s lasting contributions to the development of arts in Johor. Their pioneering work as founders and organisers of the JB Arts Festival, JB Jazz Fest, JB Classical Music Festival, JB Film Festival, and many other ground-breaking projects was fuelled by their boundless love for the arts, and they were particularly passionate about encouraging young people to take part in artistic endeavours and experiences as part of their personal growth.

The Yap and Suzie Memorial Prize is awarded to the most outstanding Johorean* from each of the Euroasia organised Competitions. All participants from Johor are automatically considered for the prize. The winners will be entitled to one (1) free Masterclass with a member of the masterclass panel from the respective competitions.

*𝘈 𝘱𝘢𝘳𝘵𝘪𝘤𝘪𝘱𝘢𝘯𝘵 𝘸𝘩𝘰 𝘪𝘴 𝘦𝘪𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘳 𝘣𝘰𝘳𝘯 𝘪𝘯 𝘰𝘳 𝘤𝘶𝘳𝘳𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘭𝘺 𝘳𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘥𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘪𝘯 𝘑𝘰𝘩𝘰𝘳.