Exxon Neftegas Limited Announces Winners of the Social Grant Projects Competition

On November 5 – December 15, 2019 Exxon Neftegas Limited, Sakhalin-1 Project Operator, conducted a contest of social projects among non-government and municipal organizations of the regions where the company operates: Sakhalin Oblast (Nogliki and Okha Districts, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk) and Khabarovsk Krai (Ulchi and Nikolaevsk Districts, Khabarovsk city)

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Exxon Neftegas Limited Announces Winners of the Social Grant Projects Competition

In total, 106 applications were received. Expert board comprising of independent experts and ENL specialists reviewed and evaluated the received applications and recommended more than half of them – sixty – for funding. 

The list of the recommended for funding projects is available below. 

The winners will soon receive grants from Sakhalin-1 Consortium and start implementing their ideas. 

In addition to the projects that received grants after the contest, the Consortium comprised of Japanese SODECO, Russian Rosneft, Indian ONGC Videsh and Exxon Neftegas Limited, ExxonMobil’s affiliate and the project’s operator, will support other social projects as part of its long-term charity programs. They will include projects dedicated to health-care and education support, promotion of healthy and sporty lifestyle, Sakhalin indigenous minority people support, etc.   

In 2019, such cooperation resulted in implementation of the following projects:

  • A series of master classes and workshops conducted for Sakhalin doctors by leading Russian specialists and professors at the Sakhalin Oncology Center and Sakhalin Oblast Hospital;
  • Equipment for treatment and rehabilitation of children with cerebral palsy purchased for Sakhalin Oblast Children Hospital;
  • Support of the Petroleum Engineering Program provided by the Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas for the students of Sakhalin State University Technical Oil and Gas Institute;
  • Support of the Skiing to School Project aimed at promoting healthy lifestyle and skiing among children;
  • Eureka - the Way to Success, a project to support and develop children interested in the natural sciences: mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology and others;
  • Support of the minority indigenous peoples of Sakhalin: national holiday Feeding of the Sea Master's Spirit, and activities on native languages preservation and other.

For nearly 20 years of operations, the Sakhalin-1 Consortium has supported over one thousand and five hundred social projects of various kind for the amount of over $34M.

List of Social Projects Reviewed and Recommended by the Expert Panel for Financing under the Sakhalin-1 2020 Charity Program based on the Open Tender Conducted from November 5 through December 15, 2019

Sakhalin Projects, Sakhalin Oblast

1

My Whale

Autonomous Nonprofit Organization Boomerang Environmental and Tourist Club

Carrying out of a series of events (including A Night of Whales, environmental and education lessons and tours) to draw public’s attention to marine mammals’ protection.

2

A School of Nature

Autonomous Nonprofit Organization Boomerang Environmental and Tourist Club

Carrying out of a summer camp for children and teenagers to foster the sense of care of the environment and develop safe behavior outdoors.

3

27th Troitsk Ski Marathon

Sports School Municipal Autonomous Institution, Aniva

Carrying out of a ski marathon to popularize skiing and healthy lifestyle among children and adults.

4

Teacher of Year of Sakhalin Oblast 2020

Regional Center of Education Quality Assessment

Organization of the xxx Anniversary Teacher of the Year of Sakhalin Oblast Contest

5

English Words and Meanings in the Labyrinths of the Global Cultural Traditions

Sakhalin Koreans Regional Public Organization

Carrying out of an English language festival for advanced study of foreign languages

6

Final Track and Field Relay

Regional Sports Public Organization Federation of Track-and-Field Athletics of Sakhalin Oblast

Organization of athletic competitions among urban and village secondary schools of Sakhalin Oblast and Far East regions for ENL’s prizes.

7

A Leather Ball Sakhalin Football League

Sakhalin Football Federation Public Organization

Carrying out of the regional qualification phase of the All-Russia football event among children and teenagers

8

Mini-football to Schools

Sakhalin Football Federation Public Organization

Carrying out of mini-football competitions among schoolchildren, and intensification of health and fitness work in secondary schools

9

The Second Sakhalin Film Festival of the Future Effects of Light

Cinematic Leisure Alliance State Autonomous Culture Establishment

Carrying out of animation workshops for children in Sakhalin north as part of Effects of Light children’s international film festival.

 

List of Social Projects Reviewed and Recommended by the Expert Panel for Financing under the Sakhalin-1 2020 Charity Program based on the Open Tender Conducted from November 5 through December 15, 2019

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

1

3rd Regional Stage of All-Russia ICAR Robotic Science Contest

Children’s and Youth Art Center, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Carrying out of regional stage of All-Russia robotic science contest to attract many children to research engineering

2

Environmental Neuronal Web

Sakhalin Oblast Public Organization Rodnik Environmental Center

Carrying out of a series of special events as part of the annual children’s environmental camp with the use of digital intelligence methods

3

Printing House around the Corner

Sakhalin Oblast Scientific Library

Carrying out of a series of events to let people know the history of book-printing starting from Sumerian plates and ending with up-to-date technologies

4

Sakhalin Grandmaster School

Regional Public Organization Chess Federation of Sakhalin Oblast

Carrying out of a tournament among children and teenagers, as well as masterclasses to enhance their interest to chess as a means to develop human intellectual skills

5

LOGOS 2020

Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Local Public Organization LOGOS Intellectual Club

Organization and carrying out of intellectual games among schoolchildren

6

Development of the orchestral musical instruments in the Central Children’s Musical School in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Municipal Budget-Funded Institution of Supplemental Education Central Children’s Musical School in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

Creation of conditions for full development of orchestras in children’s musical schools

 

List of Social Projects Reviewed and Recommended by the Expert Panel for Financing under the Sakhalin-1 2020 Charity Program based on the Open Tender Conducted from November 5 through December 15, 2019

Okha District, Sakhalin Oblast

1

Creation of a Center of Development of Primary Technical Creativity Technograd

Buratino Kindergarten No. 8 in Okha

Creation of a center of development of primary technical creativity

2

Safe Internet

Municipal Budget-Funded Educational Institution Primary School No. 2 in Okha

Creation of a Safe Internet informational center

3

Musical Box

Municipal Budget-Funded Educational Institution of Supplemental Education Okha Children’s Art School No. 1

Creation of the Russian Folk Orchestra in the school

4

Classrooms in the Open

Municipal Budget-Funded Educational Institution Secondary School No. 4 in Okha

Creation in the school of a new educational and environmental complex Classrooms in the Open

5

Stars of the Northern Capital

Municipal Budget-Funded Institution District Community Center

Carrying out of a traditional children and youth festival and creativity contest

6

English Language Festival

Municipal Budget-Funded Educational Institution Secondary School No. 7 in Okha

Carrying out of an English language festival for schoolchildren to enhance their foreign language proficiency

7

45th Oblast Traditional Ski Festivity

Department of Culture, Sports and Young People Affairs of Okha Urban District Municipality

Support to traditional Oblast Ski Festivity in Okha

8

Open Ring

Nonprofit Organization Fund of the Northern Sakhalin Development

Carrying out of events to attract children and teenagers to regular physical exercises

9

I am Growing up with a Book

Okha Centralized Library System

Carrying out of events to promote book-reading with a family in the district library

10

Computer Class

Nekrasovka Boarding School

Creation of computer class for primary schoolchildren

 

List of Social Projects Reviewed and Recommended by the Expert Panel for Financing under the Sakhalin-1 2020 Charity Program based on the Open Tender Conducted from November 5 through December 15, 2019

Nogliki District, Sakhalin Oblast

1

Information Technology as a Stage to Future Career

Gymnasium

Carrying out of a Young IT Specialist contest among schoolchildren, creation of conditions to prompt young people to the IT specialist career

2

Lego Technique

Municipal Budget-Funded Pre-School Educational Institution Svetlyachok Kindergarten

Carrying out of lessons with the use of LEGO technologies

3

Young Meteorologists

Municipal Budget-Funded Pre-School Educational Institution Skazka Kindergarten

Carrying out of lessons to let children know scientific meteorological and climatic observations based on the Young Meteorologist playground

4

Oblast Cross-Country Skiing Competitions for ENL’s Prizes

Children and Youth Sports School in Nogliki

Carrying out of Oblast competitions among students of children and youth sports school and young people of Sakhalin Oblast

5

Physical Training as a Lifestyle

Municipal Budget-Funded Educational Institution Secondary School No. 2

Carrying out of a series of events to attract children to regular exercises and creation of a school sports team

6

That! There! Then! Intellectual Game

Municipal Budget-Funded Educational Institution of Supplemental Education Center of Creativity and Upbringing

Organization and carrying out of intellectual games under the rubric of What? Where? When?

7

In the World of Magical Sounds

Municipal Budget-Funded Educational Institution Secondary School No. 1 in Nogliki

Carrying out of lessons for children to render corrective, developing and logopedic aid with the use of gaming techniques

8

Young programmers

Municipal Budget-Funded Educational Institution Secondary School No. 1 in Nogliki

Conducting classes with children for the development of cognitive and intellectual abilities of the child.

 

List of Social Projects Reviewed and Recommended by the Expert Panel for Financing under the Sakhalin-1 2020 Charity Program based on the Open Tender Conducted from November 5 through December 15, 2019

Khabarovsk

1

Album-Catalogue Carpets of Indigenous Peoples of Amur and Sakhalin from the Collection of the Far East Museums

Krai State Budget-Funded Scientific Institution of Culture Khabarovsk Krai Museum Named after N.I. Grodekov

Collection of information on the cultural achievements of indigenous peoples of Pre-Amur and issuance of an album-catalogue

2

Striped Voyage

Krai State Autonomous Education Institution of Supplementary Education Center for Development of Children’s Creativity (Regional Model Center of Supplementary Education for Children of Khabarovsk Krai)

Development and issuance of the methodical guidelines to use at the environmental lessons for primary schoolchildren and education workshops for teachers.

3

Sunny Home

Krai State Budget-Funded Institution of Culture Khabarovsk Krai Puppet Theater

Carrying out of a series of special lessons for children with special needs with the use of a theatrical therapy

4

Chess Breakthrough: from Amateurs to Grandmasters.

Khabarovsk Urban Public Organization Chess Federation of Khabarovsk

Carrying out of Grandmaster School in Khabarovsk for Children and Teenagers

5

Close Art: Modern Painting of the Far East

Krai State Budget-Funded Scientific Institution of Culture Far East Art Museum

Organization and carrying out of the travelling exhibition of modern artists of the Far East

6

I Get to Know Khabarovsk and Khabarovsk Gets to Know Me

Khabarovsk Krai Specialized Library for Blind People

Creation of Khabarovsk audio- and tactual map to improve socialization of people with poor eyesight

 

List of Social Projects Reviewed and Recommended by the Expert Panel for Financing under the Sakhalin-1 2020 Charity Program based on the Open Tender Conducted from November 5 through December 15, 2019

De-Kastri, Khabarovsk Krai

1

For the School Honor Annual Festivity

School

Organization of a school event at the end of the school year to motivate schoolchildren to study

2

Life is a Movement

Kindergarten

Construction of a children’s playground to promote healthy and sporty lifestyle

3

Library – an Area of an Intellectual Leisure Time

Library

Carrying out of a series of events in the library to engage children in the process of an independent search for information

4

Fair Games

 

Support Autonomous Nonprofit Organization

Organization and carrying out of environmental events with the participation of De-Kastri residents

 

List of Social Projects Reviewed and Recommended by the Expert Panel for Financing under the Sakhalin-1 2020 Charity Program based on the Open Tender Conducted from November 5 through December 15, 2019

Ulchi District, Khabarovsk Krai

1

Sport Affordable for All

Kindergarten No. 1

Bogorodskoye Settlement

Construction of the sports and playground in the kindergarten

2

Happy Anniversary, My Dear Community!

Bogorodskoye Settlement Administration

Carrying out of creative, educational, development and sports events as part of the 165th anniversary of Bogorodskoye Settlement

3

It is Trendy to be Healthy!

Culture and Sports Committee of the Bogorodskoye Settlement Administration

Organization and carrying out of school basketball tournaments

4

46th District Festival Talents of Ulchi Land and Sports and Athletic Contest Passion! Health! And Leisure!

Inter-Community Budget-Funded Institution Inter-Community District Community Center

Carrying out of an annual festival to develop and popularize artistic endeavor and sports among Ulchi District residents

5

Children’s Festival-Contest Starts over the Strait in De-Kastri

Inter-Community Budget-Funded Institution Inter-Community District Community Center

Carrying out of an artistic festival to develop and support talented children and young people

6

Our Small Motherland Museum Room

Inter-Community Budget-Funded Education Institution Secondary School in Bystrinsk Settlement

Creation of a museum room in the school of Bystrinsk

7

Available Sport and Recreation

Administration of Zimmermanovka Settlement

Area landscaping and playground construction

8

Childhood with a Book

Inter-Community Budget-Funded Institution Inter-Community Library of Ulchi District

Carrying out of informative and educational lessons for children and teenagers

9

Musical Box

Inter-Community Budget-Funded Education Institution of Supplemental Education Musical School of Bogorodskoye Settlement

Carrying out of creative workshops and concerts, organization of children’s participation in inter-regional musical contests

10

Teacher of the Year 2020 District Contest

Educational Committee of Ulchi District Administration

Carrying out of a district stage of the Teacher of the Year Contest

11

Our Goal is Health!

Inter-Community Budget-Funded Education Institution of Supplemental Education of Sofyisk

Carrying out of a series of events to promote healthy lifestyle among foster-children of the boarding school.

 

List of Social Projects Reviewed and Recommended by the Expert Panel for Financing under the Sakhalin-1 2020 Charity Program based on the Open Tender Conducted from November 5 through December 15, 2019

Nikolaevsk-on-Amur, Khabarovsk Krai

1

X-Generation

Municipal Inter-Community Institution Nikolaevsk District Library

Carrying out of events to attract children to libraries and motivate them to independent search for information

2

La Atak Nyzitgu (Fairy-tales of Amur Grandfather)

Municipal Budget-Funded Institution Inter-Community District Community Center of Nikolaevsk Municipal District

Organization of the ethnic fairy-tale stage performance to let people know the history and culture of indigenous minority peoples of the North

3

Biblio-Time

Municipal Budget-Funded Inter-Community Institution Nikolaevsk District Library

Creation of Biblio-Time media studio in order to expand cultural and education capabilities of the district library

4

School playground

Administration of Nigir’ community

Construction of a playground

5

Valery Chkalov Interactive Aircraft

Inter-Community Budget-Funded Institution Inter-Community Local History Museum Named after V.E. Rozov

Creation of an interactive platform in Yak-40 aircraft for culturally educational and family leisure time

6

Green Place – Small Co-Working

Khabarovsk Krai Public Organization Center of Public Initiatives of Nizhneamurie

Creation of a platform for collaboration among children and young people in order to enhance their environmental awareness and motivate them to participate in environmental problem-solving