1998 World Championships - Prize Money

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1998 World Championships

us$ 2.2 MILLION PRIZE MONEY

With a total prize money of us$ 2.2 million awarded for the '98 World Championships, the FIVB has established an all-time record in World Championships of any team sport.

Individual Awards: US$ 1 million at stake ($500,000 Women, $500,000 Men)

Teams Awards: us$ 1.2 million at stake

The FIVB introduces individual Prize Money to the World Championships. Category winners in both mens' and women's competitions will have equal us$ 500,000 to share out. Teams will be awarded with 1.2 million in prize money. Traditionally concerned about   equality treatment for women and men, the FIVB has set the same amounts for the top 3 teams in each category.
World Best Player

100,000

Women

Men

World Best Scorer

50,000

1st 200,000 1st 200,000
World Best Spiker 50,000 2nd 100,000 2nd 100,000
World Best Blocker 50,000 3rd 75,000 3rd 75,000
World Best Server 50,000 4th 30,000 4th 50'000
World Best Receiver 50,000 5th 25,000 5th 45,000
World Best Digger 50,000 6th 20,000 6th 35,000
World Best Setter 50,000 7th 15,000 7th 30,000
World Best Coach 50,000 8th 10,000 8th 25,000
World Most Creative Coach 50,000 9th-12th 6,250 9th 20,000
13th-16th 5,000 10th 15,000
11th 10,000
12th 8,000
13th-16th 6,750
17th-24th 5,000