Moscow, May 25, 2010. SIBUR concluded an agreement for cooperation with noncommercial Education Support Fund
The Fund’s activity is aimed at increase in the educational information level, its quality and availability to all parties concerned. The Fund’s key program «Gymnasia Union of Russia» supports
One of the VC advantages is an opportunity of skill improvement in major scientific centers, and saving of experts' and teachers' time and expenses on their business trips. Meanwhile, the cost of one minute of VC is approximately equal to one minute of mobile communication. Convenience of this communication channel has been repeatedly tested in various training and debating formats, such as academic competitions, contests, and
The program, in which over 65 thousand pupils from 72 regions are already involved, is supported by the leadership of Russia and included in the national project «Education».
The Fund’s partners are the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Saint Petersburg State University, and the leading Russian companies.
In summer of 2010, SIBUR and the Fund will start a preparatory stage of the project under which the equipment will be bought and adjusted for eight best
Special attention will be given during lectures, master classes and seminars to popularization of chemical education with involvement of experts of the Chemical Faculty of Saint Petersburg State University. Furthermore, special lessons are planned for children of SIBUR’s employees in broad humanitarian and general educational subjects. In particular, Mikhail Piotrovsky, the Director of the Hermitage, is supposed to conduct a video excursion through the world famous museum at one of the first lessons.
By allotting 9.6 million rubles to implementation of the program in the Company’s jubilee year, SIBUR is confirming its reputation of a company focused on support of talented children and youth.
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