The Charitable Foundation of Elena and Gennady Timchenko announces the launch of the Third Russian national competition Cultural Mosaic of Small Town and Villages
14 March 2017
PURPOSE OF THE COMPETITION
Support cultural projects that are designed to rally and inspire local communities in Russian towns and villages to boost their growth and that have the capacity to form focal points for sociocultural activities for long-term local growth
THE COMPETITION'S PRIORITIES
The Competition promotes sociocultural projects that offer a comprehensive solution to step up local civic engagement and contribution to culture-enabled local growth.
THE COMPETITION'S GEOGRAPHY
This is a nationwide Competition in the Russian Federation.
Entries will only be accepted from town- and village-based organizations and institutions that plan to implement their sociocultural projects locally.
Entries can be submitted between 14 March and 2 May 2017
Shortlisted entries will be announced 24 May 2017
Workshops for the semi-finalists will take place between 29 May and 11 June 2017
Second-round entries will be accepted between 11 June and 26 June 2017
Winners will be announced 17 July 2017
Time frame for implementing the winning projects: 1 August 2017 to 31 July 2018
For more details about the competition, visit the competition's website at
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Or enquire with Elena Konovalova, head of the Culture programme at the Timchenko Foundation, at
tel.: +7 (495) 660-56-40; email: firstname.lastname@example.org