Moscow Award Legend of the Century

The Moscow Award Legend of the Century is awarded to citizens of the Russian Federation — state and public figures, professionals in science and culture, and representatives from other fields who have been conducting their work for many decades of the 20th century and have achieved unparalleled results of the highest professional quality. Their work is recognised throughout the world and has made a significant contribution to the political, socioeconomic, scientific, technological or cultural development of the city of Moscow. Nominees for the award will be judged by the Award Committee put together by the Moscow Mayor.

Nominations for the award can be made by organisations, artistic unions, public associations, government bodies, local authorities and departments of the Civil Service and Personnel Directorate of the Moscow Government.

Nominations for posthumous awards will not be accepted.

Nominations will be discussed in the media. Previous award winners may not be nominated again.