LIBRARY AND FUND of THE FIRST PRESIDENT ANNOUNCE COMPETITION FOR JOURNALISTS "Independent Kazakhstan and the leader of the nation"

In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Library and the Foundation of the First President of Kazakhstan - Leader of the Nation announce an open competition "Independence of Kazakhstan and the Leader of the Nation" among print and electronic media professionals on the best materials on the upcoming historical event.

The purpose - lighting the country's achievements over the years of independence, the popularization of "Nazarbayev's model", ideas and initiatives of the Leader of the Nation as a basis of Kazakhstan's statehood.

The competition is held in four categories:

1) "Best TV material";

2) "The best radio material";

3) "The best article in newspapers and magazines";

4) "Best publication in the internet media."

The winners in each category is awarded a cash prize of 1 million tenge, but for the second and third places - 500 thousand and 200 thousand tenge, respectively. In addition, all winners will be awarded diplomas and badges.

The competition is open to professional journalists both on an individual and on a collective basis.

To participate in the competition are accepted original copyrighted material on the Kazakh and Russian languages, officially promulgated (published, released on the air, placed on the Internet) for the period from 1 June to 31 October 2016.

Tender results will sum Competition Commission, composed of well-known journalists, prominent statesmen and public figures of Kazakhstan.

The solemn awarding ceremony will be held on the eve of Independence Day.

Applications are accepted in person or by mail in the period up to November 1, 2016 at the address: Z05S5X1, Republic of Kazakhstan, Astana, ul.Enbekshiler, 10, office 213, marked "On competition" Independence of Kazakhstan and Leader of the Nation "; contact numbers: (7172) 69-30-57, 69-30-52, 69-30-50.

Detailed information on the terms and conditions of the competition can be found on the websites: www.presidentlibrary.kz and www.fpp.kz.