Happy Birthday, Senya! Contest Announced

Sakhalin Energy, together with the Chief Directorate of the MChS for the Sakhalin Oblast and the regional Ministry of Education, announces the start of the HAPPY BIRTHDAY, SENYA! art contest of congratulations, dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the Safety Is Important! partnership programme.

Both adults and children are invited to participate in the contest. If your child or you are good at reading poetry, shooting congratulatory videos, making DIY postcards or performing songs, please congratulate Senya, the main character of the programme, which has been making the study of the rules of safe conduct easy and exciting for 15 years already.

Show your imagination! Perhaps it is your author’s congratulation that will turn out to be the most touching or, on the contrary, the funniest of all. What is important for us is that you should put your heart and soul in it, make people smile and experience positive emotions.

Contest entries can be submitted in the following categories:

• Greeting Card (using fine or decorative arts techniques) (age 3+)
• Congratulatory Poster (age 7+)
• Video Greeting (age 10+)
• Literary Congratulation (age 7+)
• Congratulatory Song (age 7+)

You can send either an individual or team application to the contest. Entries prepared by the whole family are highly welcome. It is essential that all works submitted for the contest are based on original ideas.

Contest entries will be evaluated by a jury panel consisting of professionals. Winners will receive valuable gifts and prizes.

Entries will be posted on Instagram (Senya_spasatel) with the hashtag #Senyacontest15. Additionally, the most interesting congratulations will be determined by voting and awarded with prizes.

Please send your congratulations by e-mail to The deadline is 30 July 2020. Works on paper can be sent by post to 35 Dzerzhinskogo Str., Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk from 15 June to 30 July 2020.

For detailed information, see the Contest Regulations.

14 May 2020