The themes of the 2019 contest were:
1. Musicians, composers, performers of Russian origin in the United Kingdom.
2. Russian art and the music in the British Isles.
3. Outstanding tours of Russian and Soviet performers and artists in the UK.
4. Russian and British teachers and mentors in the field of music, art, theatre and ballet.
The competition is aimed at improving knowledge about the history of the Russian presence in the UK and Russian-British ties from the time of the first embassy was established in 1554 to the present day.
The announcement of the results and the awarding ceremony will take place on June 2, 2019 in the framework of the VI International Conference "Russian Heritage in the Modern World" at the representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo in London.