Ebony Music, Inc. sponsored The 2023 Ebony Prize.
A monetary prize will be presented for the best piano performance for a piece by a Black composer at the national level for the Junior, Senior, and Young Artist Division of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA).
The Junior Division, Senior Division, and Young Artist Division award recipients received $500.00, $750.00, and $1,000.00, respectively.
Junior Division Winner
Piece: Summer Moon by Florence Price
Senior Division Winner
Piece: Summerland by William Grant Still
Young Artist Division Winner
Lewis Warren Jr
Piece: Etude No. 2 by Anthony Greene