Recommendations for the design of scientific article, scientific-research, scientific-practical works

Scientific, scientific and practical works are submitted for the Competition in one of the specialized areas:

- As MS Word files in .doc or .docx formats.

- Page settings - A4 format, portrait orientation. The fields are standard. Font Times New Roman, font size 12, 13 or 14 point, justified alignment, line spacing 1.5, indentation 1.25 cm. In the case of scientific work when compiling tables, it is allowed to use fonts of smaller sizes.

- The volume of work must be at least 3600 and not more than 36000 printed characters, including spaces, works of a larger volume will not be accepted.

The work can be in English or Russian.

Illustrative materials in aggregate can be no more than 3 sheets of A4 format, if the volume is exceeded, it is recommended that illustrative materials be placed in a separate application.

At the request of the author, materials are accepted in the form of including video, animation, flash presentations, slide shows, infographics, any other genres and formats for visualizing scientific work, the volume of which cannot exceed 25 MB. If this volume is exceeded, it is recommended to move the visualization materials of the scientific work into a separate application using the Internet link.

Recommendations on the structure and content of scientific and scientific-practical work

We recommend including the following sections:

— Title page, which indicates only the topic of work (without specifying information about the author, supervisor (if any) and place of study or work);

— Introduction, which should contain an assessment of the current state of the topic under consideration within the chosen area, relevance and scientific and/or practical novelty, goals and objectives of the implemented forecasting;

— The main part, in which the data reflecting the essence of the work, the justification of the chosen methods for solving problems, the description of the formed scientific hypothesis;

- Conclusion, which indicates the brief conclusions on the results of the conducted research;

— List of sources used;

— Annex (if you have).

Works submitted to the competition must be original. You may include references or quotations from publications and books by other authors. This will help you develop your ideas, hypotheses and imagination. However, when quoting or presenting the ideas of someone else, you must mention in your work who you are quoting and provide a link. Plagiarism in competitive works is not allowed.

The Organizing Committee has the right not to accept work that does not meet the requirements reflected in these Regulations, about which Participants are sent messages within 7 working days from the date of submission of the scientific work. However, these Participants are not deprived of the right to submit work again, if the deadline for accepting applications for the Contest has not expired.

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