International Contest "Ethnography of Indigenous Peoples of the Barents region"
1. The aims and principles of the Contest
International Contest "Ethnography of Indigenous Peoples of the Barents region is aimed to engage the children of educational institutions of all types in study of cultural heritage of the people of the Barents region.
It is also aimed:
2. Participants of the Contest
Children of general education.
3. Governing of the Contest
"Varzuga Foundation", a non-commercial fund aimed at the preservation and support of North culture, Murmansk regional centre of creative works of children and youth "Laplandia" under the support of Educational Committee of Murmansk region, General Consulate of Norway in Murmansk, General Consulate of Finland (Murmansk branch) carry out the organization and holding of the Contest.
Skill, originality and workmanship estimates jury in which the following persons are included:
4. Requirements to the competitive works
Requirements: a format of all works must be not less than 30 x 40 cm and not more than 40 x 60 cm and agree with contest theme. All works should be made out on the passport.
Technique of execution: drawing in a pencil, a soft-tin pen, gouache, a water-color, a pastel, en engraving, a collage.
On the back side of each work it is necessary to specify in printed letters:
5. Procedure and deadline
The Contest is to be held from May, 2004 till March, 2005.
Address for presenting:
The Contest is carried out on the following categories:
7. Rewarding of winners
Jury shall select three best work in each category.
Financing of the Contest shall be for the expense of sponsors.
Contest coordinator is Tatiana Militskaya, General Director of "Varzuga Foundation".
Works given to the Contest are not to be returned.