Marie Casale of the USA was awarded the Gold Medal in the 1989 Competition. Ms. Casale was a featured soloist at the Prague World Harp Congress. She is a concert soloist and teacher.
- Silver Medal Winner – Elizabeth Hainen, United States -Ms. Hainen is principal harp for the Philadelphia Orchestra.
- Bronze Medal Winner – Kirsten Agresta, United States - Ms. Agresta was the winner of the American Harp Society's Concert Artist Award.
- Fourth Prize – Marie-Pierre Chavaroche, France
- Fifth Prize – Suzanne Handel, United States
- Sixth Prize – Jana Boušková, Czech Republic
- Seventh Prize – Vera Danilova, Russia
- Eighth Prize – Beatrice Guillermin, France
- Best performance of Variations on a Chant by Juan Orrego-Salas - Elizabeth Hainen, United States