This year, geography of the Culture Online Award has expanded, and the event has acquired an international status. Total of 452 projects were submitted from more than 20 countries: Russia, the USA, Qatar, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Lebanon, Greece and other countries. Compared to the debut year of 2020, the number of applications has increased significantly.
The purpose of the Culture Online Award is to encourage cultural institutions that actively implement online technologies in their work, as well as significant cultural projects carried out with the help of the latest media tools.
Cultural institutions, creative unions, public organizations, associations, bloggers and other organizations that have implemented their cultural projects are invited to nominate their projects.
The list of finalists of the Culture Online Award 2021 was announced on November 12.