Wednesday, 15 February 2012 21:31

Press release

Renaissance of Traditions Fund "Jewish National Fund" announced a photography contest: "Jews in Russia: the revival of traditions." Start of the contest is timed to the 110th anniversary of the international Jewish National Fund.

The goal is to tell about the revival of Jewish traditions in Russia through the photographs, about the everyday life of Jewish communities and public organizations, about the national education, culture, charity, etc. There are no restrictions for the participants of the competition. The main thing - photos must meet the purpose of the contest and fulfill the technical requirements.

Works are accepted till April 30, 2012. Results will be summed up 2-15 May 2012. The best of the submitted for the contest works will be chosen and awarded prizes, three prizes in each nomination. The date and place of the awarding ceremony will be announced later.

According to the results of the contest, the organizers plan to hold an exhibition, but the date and place of it has not been determined yet. Most likely, they will be held at the same time or with a short interval of time in Moscow and Tel Aviv.

The site is specially prepared for the photo competition, where the additional information is posted, including The Regulations of the competition, the jury, requirements to the photos, etc. Site address:

The press-center is created, whose staff are ready to provide additional information and answer all the questions. The address of the press center: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Telephone for information: 8.917.583-8167