The competition is held annually under the auspices of the Russian Geographical Society. The event is organized by the Krasnodar Regional Branch of the Russian Geographical Society and the Gazprom at the Kuban corporate association. It was supported by the President of the Russian Geographical Society Sergey Shoigu.
In 2018, the competition for the Crystal Compass National Award is held for the seventh time. This is the first award in the field of national geography, ecology, preservation and popularization of the natural, historical and cultural heritage of Russia.
During the six-year period, 1531 projects from Russia and 35 countries of the world were nominated for the award. In a Public Recognition public special nomination, in which the winner is determined by online voting, about 1.6 million people took part.
Crimean public organizations, scientific and educational institutions, creative unions, various businesses, as well as independent initiative groups and public figures can take part in the competition.
Applications can be submitted in the following nominations:
You can apply before February 10, 2019. For more detailed information go to the official website of the Competition at www.rus-compass.ru or the website of the Russian Geographical Society, as well as contact the Organizing Committee of the Award (+