All-Russian Humanitarian Television Olympiad that has been televised on Russia's Channel One since November 29, 1992. One of the most prestigious humanities olympiads in Russia. Students from all over the country (and some other countries like Kazakhstan) compete for a chance to be admitted to MGIMO - Moscow State Institute of International Relations.
For more information visit the official site here.
Multiple rounds for students from all around Russia
Extensive knowledge in russian and international history required
6 hours/week prep work
Students from Moscow interview to participate in May-June, students from outside of Moscow send in their application (resume and one essay) March-June