2017 – 5-Minutes Piano Concerto Composition Competition awarded by Music Biennale Zagreb, Croatian Composers’ Society for City of Water

2015 – Karol Szymanowski Composition Prize awarded by Karol Szymanowski Music Society, Karol Szymanowski Music Academy, Polish National Symphony Radio Orchestra for Snowise, snowhere, snoway. Snowsense

2014 – Barto Prize awarded by Lake Eustis Institute (Florida) for Tres recuerdos del cielo

2013 – Premio Monodramma awarded by  Verona Opera Academy, NED Ensemble, Edizioni Suvini Zerboni, for Incubi e amore

2009 – Pablo Casals awarded by Festival Pablo Casals (Prades), for Quando il vento sognava

2007 –  Groot Omroepkoor Prijs awarded by the Netherlands Nation Radio Choir for Why east wind chills

2006 – Premio Internazionale Guido d’Arezzo, second prize (first not awarded), awarded by Fondazione Guido d’Arezzo, for Why east wind chills (version for 16 solo singers)

2004 – Premio Reina Sofia awarded by Fundació de Musica Ferrer Salat (Barcelona) with the high patronage of  Queen Sofia, for Myselves Passacaglia

2002 – Premio Internazionale 2 agosto, awarded by “Associazione tra i familiari delle vittime della strage alla Stazione di Bologna del 2 Agosto 1980” (Bologna) with the high patronage of the President of the Italian Republic, for Il violino invisibile

2000 – Premio Internazionale Valentino Bucchi awarded by Fondazione Valentino Bucchi (Rome) for La mort rose

1998/2000 – Premio Internazionale Giacomo Leopardi awarded by Centro Nazionale di Studi Leopardiani (Recanati), for Le mummie di Federico Ruysch

1997/98 – Masterprize, third prize, awarded by Masterprize, BBC, EMI, London Symphony Orchestra, for Through the Looking Glass

He is still a finalist of the Dimitris Mitropoulos International Competition (2011) in Athens, the final stage of which has been suspended because of Greek economic crisis.