An international contest of Russian-language websites of compatriots will be organized with the support of the Gorchakov Fund. Call for applications!

07 September 2017

International Center for Advancement of the Russian Language and Culture CENTRUS has announced a call for applications to participate in the International Contest of Russian-Language Websites of Foreign Russian Compatriots RUССКОЕЗАRUБЕЖЬЕ-2017.

Media support will be provided by the Gorchakov Fund.

The goal of the event is development of the common Russian-language media space. Owners of Russian-language Internet resources, created by Russian compatriots permanently residing outside of the Russian Federation, are invited to apply.

The contest will have eight nomination categories:

  • Websites of schools (websites of schools, lyceums, gymnasiums);

  • Educational websites (websites dedicated to learning Russian, websites of cultural and educational content);

  • Informational websites (informational websites and mass media websites; information and reference websites);

  • Thematic websites (websites dedicated to sports, music, cinema, popular science studies, military and patriotic topics);

  • Websites of KCOPC (websites of Coordinating Councils of Russian Compatriots);

  • Websites of RCSC (websites of Russian Centers of Science and Culture);

  • Websites of NGOs (websites of non-profit organizations, unions; websites of non-governmental and charity organizations);

  • Commercial websites (websites dedicated to promotion of goods and services, earning profit).

Applications can be submitted by October 30 on the website of the contest.