The mayor appealed to young scholars in his official Twitter account. The annual contest has become a tradition.
Documents to awards of the Moscow Government for young scientists will begin to take on 12 October 2018. The award will be presented to authors of most outstanding research in the field of natural, technical and humanitarian Sciences. The prize will also be awarded to talented young men and women who were able to develop and introduce new technologies, equipment and materials.
Summarizing will take place no later than February 15, 2019. All winners will be awarded grants of 1.5 million rubles each. Participation will be scientists who are not yet 36 years old who are scientific, engineering-technical, scientific-pedagogical staff, postgraduate students, doctoral candidates. The competition will be able to present the achievements of young scientists engaged in scientific and technological activities in various scientific organizations and higher education professionals who are engaged in experimental development work, and young doctors of science up to 40 years.
Prize will be awarded in 22 categories for young scientists who are engaged in scientific activities on the territory of Moscow. Interestingly, for the period from 2013 to 2017, when the competition was held, winners were 190 people. So this year Sergei Sobyanin wished good luck to the talented youth of the capital.