The UK's Borletti-Buitoni Trust has awarded a £15,000 special ensemble fellowship to the Atos Trio. The German ensemble comprises violinist Annette von Hehn, cellist Stefan Heinemeyer and pianist Thomas Hoppe.

The Trust has also given fellowships worth £12,000 each to German cellist Maximilian Hornung and the violin–piano duo of Austrian-born violinist Byol Kang and Russian pianist Boris Kusnezow.