Contest for the best coverage of innovational activity in mass-media is announced in Bashkortostan
The contest for the best coverage of innovational activity issues in mass-media is announced in Republic of Bashkortostan in 2009. It is held in accordance with the Republican goal-oriented innovational program RB in 2008-2010, approved by the decree of President RB. The contest is initiated by Ministry of industry and external economic relations RB, the press, publishing and polygraphy Department under Government RB, Trade-Industry Chamber RB and the Academy of sciences RB with participation of the TV-radio Company “Bashkortostan” and the Union of Journalists RB. The goal of the contest is attraction of state and business structures’ attention to popularization of science and to problems in scientific-technical, educational and innovational spheres. Besides, this is the task to activate support of those mass-media, which pay attention to formation of regional innovational market, scientific, technological and production potential in Bashkortostan. Journalists of Republican, city and regional newspapers, corporate newspapers and magazines, TV, radio and internet editions are welcomed. Winners will be rewarded with the diplomas of Government RB of the I, the II and the III degrees and with the valuable gifts: notebook for the first place, digital camcorder for the second place and digital photo camera for the third place.