The Jazz Individuality Contest is an inseparable part of the festival, and one of its hallmarks. The one of the oldest and the most prestigious jazz competition in Poland is open for instrumentalists and singers, who at the time of the festival are 30 or younger. The Grand Prix – Jazz Individuality laureate will receive a prize of 25 000 PLN sponsored by the Mayor of Wrocław; the Jury will also distinguish the best soloist, band and composer.