1. These rules and regulations define participation in the I International internet-olympiad for students  “Ecology” and “Life Protection” hosted by Togliatti State University. 
  2. The participants of the Olympiad can be undergraduate students of higher education establishments from the Russian Federation and any of the EU, CIS and BRIC countries.
  3. The Internet-Olympiad takes place on March 25, 2016 in the form of on-line tests and creative tasks.
  4. Participation is free for all registered applicants.  Registration is done by submitting an Application Form to the e-mail olimpiada-tgu@tltsu.ru. Application deadline is March 1, 2016.
  5. Applications can be sent either collectively from the educational establishment or personally by participants. After the registration period is closed (up to March 20, 2016) all participants receive their date and time reminder together with login and password to access the Olympiad website.
  6. Registered participants will have the access to all the tasks of the Olympiad. Participants can complete the tasks from any computer with the Internet connection only once.
  7. After the time for tasks completion is up the system will automatically accept only the answers confirmed by the user.
  8. The participant can appeal to the Organising Committee no later than March 30, 2016 with a request to re-consider his submitted and confirmed answers. In the event of technical malfunction, after appealing to the Organising Committee, another chance to do the tasks is granted. Appellation to re-open the Olympiad tasks with a detailed description of the technical malfunction shall be sent to the Organising Committee’s e-mail olimpiada-tgu@tltsu.ru no later than April 2, 2016. Satisfactory decision on the appellation can only be made when the system shows that the malfunction in its work was genuine and not deliberately initiated by the participant.
  9. The results of the Internet-Olympiad will be put on the website http://safety2016.tltsu.ru within 10 days of the Olympiad, and no later than April 5, 2016.
  10. Winners and awardees of the I International internet-olympiad for students “Ecology” and “Life Protection” will receive specially designed diplomas. The diplomas will be sent to the addresses stated in the Application Forms up to April 30, 2016 at the expense of Togliatti State University.