Foundation of Vlad Plahotniuc “Edelweiss” launches “The most beloved of the teachers” competition

05 September 2017
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 the Foundation of Vlad Plahotniuc “Edelweiss” launches “The most beloved of the teachers” competition meant for teachers working in high schools and gymnasiums of the Republic of Moldova.

The competition implies creation by pupils of a 3-minute clip containing an impressive and suggestive message about and for the much-loved teacher. The film must also be accompanied by a recommendation letter containing data on the proposed teacher’s teaching activity. The letter must be signed by the administration of the institution where the teacher concerned operates.
Within this project, the 10 most appreciated and loved teachers by the pupils will be identified and their stimulation through the public recognition of the status of a beloved teacher appreciated among the pupils.

“Teachers sometimes need an appreciation from the outside by the disciples to realize the importance and role they play in society. Through this project we aim to support and stimulate teachers in the Republic of Moldova”, the executive director of the Edelweiss Foundation, Lidia Cucos said.

According to the established timetable, the submission of participation papers will take place between September 5, 2017 and June 1, 2018. Judging will take place from October 1, 2017 until July 1, 2018 observing the following conditions: the winner will be nominated monthly based on the files submitted in the previous month; the first winner will be announced on October 5, 2017 and the other 9 winners will be announced monthly on the 5th of each month, during November 2017 – July 2018.
The CD containing the video and the letter of appreciation shall be sent to the legal address of the Foundation: Chisinau, bd. Dimitrie Cantemir 1/1, MD-2001, with the mention: “For competition – The most beloved of the teachers”.
More details about the competition rules and how to participate can be found on the Foundation’s website Interested persons can also get information on the following phone numbers: +373 22 809 908; +373 68 900 914 or email: 
The Foundation aims through this competition to award the 10 winning teachers by offering them a laptop, thus contributing to the stimulation of professional performances and the promotion of a good image in the society of the performant teachers by offering the title of the model teacher on behalf of the disciples.