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On April 17, 2023, the Preliminary (university) stage of the III International Financial Security Olympiad starts, which is held annually with the support of Russian President Vladimir Putin. The Olympiad is aimed at popularizing financial security as a norm of life, as well as at shaping a new type of thinking among young people: from the security of an individual to the security of the state. Holding the Olympiad complies with the objectives of the national project "Education", the main goal of which is to provide opportunities for self-realization and development of children's talents, regardless of their place of residence and social status.
Schoolers of 8-10 grades and students can participate in the Olympiad. Last year 40 thousand children passed the tests, 500 of them reached the Final. In 2023 the International Financial Security Olympiad will be held for the third time and will bring together young people from more than 15 countries.
Registration for the Preliminary (university) stage will start on April, 17. Schoolers will be offered interdisciplinary tasks on the basis of the curricula in Mathematics, Computer Science and Social Science, while the tasks for students will be provided on the basis of the university programmes depending on the field of study (Law, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Computer Science Fundamentals and Information Technologies, Computer Science and Computer Engineering, Applied Computer Science, Information Security, Business Informatics, Economics, International Relations and Foreign Regional Studies). All relevant information will be posted on the official website of the Olympiad https://rosfinolymp.ru/.
“Every year, despite the current international situation, we expand the geography of the project participants – from 7 countries in the pilot year of 2021 to 15 countries this year. This suggests that the Olympiad has become a new youth movement and an effective platform for training international-level professionals in the field of financial security. The desire of the young people to pass the university stage will be duly rewarded in the Final of the Olympiad. The winners will receive benefits for enrolling to universities, internships in the leading financial institutions of our country and invaluable experience in communication with professionals in this field,” Deputy Prime Minister, Dmitry Chernyshenko, Chairman of the Organising Committee for the preparation and holding of the International Financial Security Olympiad, commented on the start of the stage.
The winners and prize-winners of the Olympiad receive benefits when enrolling to universities for specialized Bachelor, Master and Postgraduate’s programmes under the Level I benefits of the Olympiad.
“Schoolers and students not only improve their personal financial security level through the new knowledge and skills, but also gain invaluable experience of participating in a large-scale international project. The young people are expecting non-standard tasks, interesting acquaintances, new friends and impressions. The Olympiad brings together a wide variety of people who are confidently moving forward in step with the times, building our future,” Yury Chikhanchin, director of Federal Financial Monitoring Service, noted.The Final of the Olympiad will be held on October 2-6 at the Sirius Educational Center in Sochi. The programme of the Final will include tests, meetings with invited experts, sports events, seminars, workshops, master classes, meetings with employers, round tables, debates, creative meetings, and panel discussions
As part of the III International Financial Security Olympiad, Yury Chikhanchin, Director of the Federal Financial Monitoring Service met with students from Moscow School No. 1529 named after A.S. Griboyedov. Schoolers from the Donetsk People's Republic joined the meeting via videoconference.
The event was also attended by Alexander Molotkov, the Minister of the Moscow Government, Head of the Department of Education and Science, and Marina Solovieva, the Director of School No. 1529.
Welcoming the children, the Head of Federal Financial Monitoring Service noted the high level of regions’ involvement in the Olympiad movement. “We have formed a powerful school community and a unified educational space. An increasing number of enthusiastic children from all parts of the country and partner countries are joining the Olympiad,” Yuri Chikhanchin said.
In his video message, Dmitry Chernyshenko, Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of the Russian Federation, added that seven countries participated in the first year of the Olympiad, while in 2023, 15 countries already applied. "Winning the Olympiad will be a great chance for the children to fulfill their dreams and enroll in a specialized university without examinations, and for the state, these will be professionals in economics and finance," the Deputy Prime Minister emphasized.
The director of Federal Financial Monitoring Service told the schoolers about how the event was held last year and what innovations have been introduced this year. Some of the children present have had the experience of participating in the Olympiad, including being winners and prize-winners.
Olga Tisen, the Head of the Legal Department of the Service, talked to high school students about the rules of secure behavior on the Internet. As the children have been actively using the Internet since their childhood, they found the topic interesting and relevant.
At the end of the event, Yuri Chikhanchin answered the schoolers’ questions. The children were interested in how to become a financial intelligence officer, to resist scammers, to participate in the Olympiad and many other aspects of the financial security field.
From April 1 to 20, 2023, the invitation stage of the III International Financial Security Olympiad will be held on the online platform of the Sirius Educational Center. It is open to schoolers, students and anyone who wants to test their skills. Registration is already open and the tasks will be available from 00:00 on April 1, Moscow time.
The creative tasks of the invitation stage demonstrate how knowledge of school curricula (Mathematics, Physics, Social Studies, and Law) is used to solve complex problems in the field of financial monitoring. The recommended time for solving tasks is two hours, but access to the test system will be open within a day after the test itself starts. For schoolers and students the invitation stage is a kind of preparation for the Preliminary (university) stage of the International Financial Security Olympiad, which starts on April 17, 2023 for schoolers in grades 8-10 and students.
“The invitation stage is a great opportunity to test your knowledge in the field of financial security. As active users of online services, we often face various risks. Everyone needs to know how to behave in certain situations, how to secure their personal data and finances. By completing tasks, users will be able to identify their strengths and weaknesses in this difficult area of knowledge, as well as to obtain new information,” Herman Negliad, State Secretary, Deputy Director of Federal Financial Monitoring Service, noted.
The Final of the Olympiad will be held on October 2-6 at the Sirius Educational Centre in Sochi and will unite more than 500 participants. The programme will include tests, meetings with invited experts, sports events, seminars, workshops, master classes, meetings with potential employers, round tables, debates, creative meetings and panel discussions. As Dmitry Chernyshenko, Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the Organising Committee for the preparation and holding of the Olympiad, reported earlier this year's Olympiad includes 15 participating countries (Russia, Belarus, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia, India, China, South Africa, Brazil, Iran, Namibia, Pakistan).
The main prize of the Olympiad is the benefits of enrolling to specialized programmes of higher education, Master or Postgraduate’s studies under the Level I Olympiad benefits, as well as the opportunity to find a dream job in the prestigious field of financial security.
The International Financial Security Olympiad is held with the support of the President of the Russian Federation V.V. Putin and is aimed at popularizing financial security as a norm of life, as well as at shaping of a new mindset among young people: from the security of the individual to the security of the state. Holding the Olympiad complies with the objectives of the national project "Education", the main goal of which is to provide opportunities for self-realisation and development of children's talents, regardless of their place of residence and social status.