Mankind in History – Russia in the C20th

Year 2010

Project description

The Mikhail Prokhorov Foundation supports an annual project run by the 'Memorial' Research Centre, which is aimed at talented young people from Russian provinces and low-income families, to help them obtain Higher Education in history and related humanitarian studies.

Those supported by the project gain financial scholarships to study at university, and to join Russia's academic community.

Winners of the competition “Mankind in History – Russia in the C20th” are final-year school students from different regions of Russia, the authors of the best essays chosen from among those which are submitted in the competition.