Presentation of Andrey Pervozvanny premium in Kremlin
13-th ceremony of international Andrey Pervozvanny premium "For belief and faith" presentation will take place in State Kremlin palace this Tuesday.
Fund of Andrey Pervozvanny along with Center of national glory instituted the prize in 1992 for public rewarding of great services to native land.
"Premium is awarded for outstanding contribution to strengthening of Russian state, inter-Slavic unity and union of friendly states, and also for efforts in revival of spirituality".
In 2005 9 people became laureates of the award - their names will be announced at ceremony. It is known that among laureates are trainer of Russian football team, presidential plenipotentiary in one of Federal regions and director of some Russian museum.
Awarding committee is headed by pilot-cosmonaut, Hero of USSR Oleg Atkov.
Premium is traditionally handed on December 13 - on holiday of saint apostle Andrey Pervozvanny. Laureates get diploma, moire ribbon and signs of premium - "sovereign eagle" and "Order star".