Also financial support from the state in the amount of 20 thousand euros received international exhibition of ceramics and Latvian project devoted to the life of the first foreign Minister of independent Latvia Siegfried Meierovics.

The competition was attended by 312 projects with a total financial requirements which amounted to nearly 5 million euros. About 40 of them did not meet tender conditions in the future were not considered.

As reported earlier, the representative Office of the Ministry of culture for the centenary of the Latvian state Linda Pastare, the target program is designed to provide the variety and quality of cultural events.

For the contest you can submit projects that are "creative means, with the active complicity of society widen knowledge and understanding of the essence of the Latvian statehood, the history and preconditions of its creation, including by revealing the role of culture in the making of nation and state".

The contest may also participate in projects that pay tribute to people and groups who devoted their lives, talents and knowledge to the creation and prosperity of the Latvian state, and projects that emphasize important values in its further development.