The Traces of the Nations project launches permanent contests in the following sections:
– story, article, poem,
– sculpture, illustration, photography.
– reportage or documentary film,
Organizer: IYPO “Young World” (Russia).
Everyone is invited to participate.
You can submit several works from a participant.
Our official Vkontakte group:
To participate, you need to post your work on Twitter, Instagram (in your personal account), in VK or Facebook (in the competition group) with the hashtags #tracesofnations and #burninghearts. The work must be visible for public viewing. On the page of each of the Contests, its nominations are indicated and individual requirements for participants and competitive works may be indicated. Such requirements are prioritized.


Technical requirements: DOCX or PDF, up to 5 MB. Page format – A4, portrait orientation, margins 2.5 cm on all sides, Times New Roman, color – black, font size -14; 1.5 spacing), references in square brackets.
Technical requirements: PNG or JPG, up to 5 MB, A4 illustrations with a resolution of 300 dpi (2480 x 3508 pixels) are recommended. The work can be done in any technique, by hand or in a program.
Video materials are accepted in HD format with mixed or original stereo sound. Compression options are preferred .mov .mp4 .mpeg
Each work must be uploaded and submitted with a link to YouTube or a file hosting service (Google Drive \ Yandex.Disk) with the ability to view and unlimited access



10/05/2021 - permanent

Participants of the International Permanent Competition “Burning Hearts” conduct research on different stages of the history of their peoples from folklore to modern times and present information about the exploits of national heroes and famous foreigners who have contributed to the development of their countries in the following sections:
1. Narration: story, article, poem,
2. Creative work: sculpture, illustration,
3. Visualization: reportage, documentary,
– all authors of works approved for participation by the Jury of the competition will receive certificates of participants in the competition.
– the winners of the competition become the first world ambassadors of the “Traces of Nations” project
– information about the works of the winners is published in the print magazine “Traces of the Nations” and on the main pages of the portal “Traces of the Nations” until the next winners are determined.