The Republican creative competition for journalists

Dear friends!

We begin the call for applications within the Republican creative competition for journalists on the best publication on the theme "75 years of tragedy and heroism of the Minsk ghetto - preserving the memory".

The organizers are the Union of Belarusian Jewish Public Associations and Communities and the Ministry of Information of the Republic of Belarus.

Applications will be accepted till September 15, 2018.

We accept the materials, which were published in Print Media or within the Internet resources, broadcasted on Television / Radio in the period from June 1 to September 15, 2018.

Applications with a note "For the Republican creative competition on the best publication on the theme "75 years of the tragedy and heroism of the Minsk ghetto - preserving the memory" should be sent to the address: 220123, Minsk, 28 V.Khoruzhey Str., office 402, Union of Belarusian Jewish Public Associations and Communities (UBJOC), or to e-mail: pressubjoc@gmail.com.

The awarding ceremony will take place within the Days of Remembrance, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the tragedy and heroism of the Minsk ghetto, which will be held in Minsk in October, 2018.

Nomination categories:

I. "What is the Minsk ghetto" - coverage of the theme of the one of the largest ghettos in Europe.

Sub-nominations:

"I write about the Minsk ghetto" (the best article);

"Through the lens" (the best photo or the best video);

"Tell me, I'm writing down!" (Interview with the former prisoners of the ghetto, concentration camps, Righteous among the Nations: the best article or video footage).

II. "We remember and bequeathe the memory to the world" - our memories about the Holocaust. Materials about the tragedy and heroism of the Jewish people of Belarus.

Sub-nominations:

"... And I will give you a memory and a name ..." (best article);

"Evidence stay forever" (the best photo or video material).

III. Special nomination - selection of the Competition Jury:

"It was next to us" - a special nomination for the most creative and professional way of material approach.


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