From those the jury will select winners who will receive additional financial support from the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs (Rosmolodezh). The grant competition will involve nominations in the following categories: "Best Student IT Project", "Outreach IT Project of the Year", "Best Youth IT Startup" and "Women's Leadership in IT". To enter the competition, you'll have to fill out and submit an application via the AIS "Youth of Russia" system until April 4, 2021, 18:00.
The contest winners will receive up to 1.5 million rubles in financial support to carry out projects aimed at getting young people involved in creative work and social practice, as well as increasing civic engagement, promoting a healthy lifestyle, creating an effective system of social mobility, and unleashing the potential of young people for the country's development.
Applications are accepted from citizens of the Russian Federation - confirmed participants of the Youth RIGF aged from 18 up to and including 30 years old. It is recommended to send projects that are under development or before their implementation and also those requiring assistance for further development (recommended terms of grant project implementation – June 2021 - May 2022).
Detailed information on the priority areas of projects and methodological recommendations on the application procedure can be found on the website of the Youth of Russia Information System. The results of the competition will be announced on April 6th on the Youth RIGF platform.
We wish all the nominees success and new achievements!