Solemn ceremony for 2016 Awards “For Notable Contribution to Preservation of the Armenian Identity” to be held

On July 7 at 16:00, the Ministry of Diaspora of the Republic of Armenia, the World Armenian Congress and the Union of Armenians of Russia will sum up the results of their competition “For Notable Contribution to Preservation of the Armenian Identity” announced for the year 2016 and will grant diplomas during a solemn ceremony to be held at the RA Ministry of Diaspora (Address: 3 V. Sargsyan Street, 9th floor).

RA Minister of Diaspora Hranush Hakobyan will deliver her opening remarks.

First Vice-President of the World Armenian Congress and the Union of Armenians of Russia Vladimir Aghayan and Vice-President of the World Armenian Congress Aram Sargsyan will deliver their welcoming remarks.

The categories for the competition for the year 2016 are the following:
“Defender of the Mother Language” (individuals),

Best Armenian School,

Contest for Diaspora Armenian media outlets with the title “Best Article Dedicated to the 25th Anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Armenia and the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic”

“I love you, my Homeland!” children’s essay contest

The RA Ministry of Diaspora has been holding the competition along with the World Armenian Congress and the Union of Armenians of Russia since 2010. Over the past 6 years, there have been 877 participants from 45 countries.

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