The competition «History of my family in archival documents» was announced, organized jointly with the archive of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Department of Education of the city of Almaty. Pupils of 6-11 grades of secondary schools of Almaty took part in the competition. The competition was held in 7 directions. Directions: «Family archive – the key to the chronicle», «Tragedy of the fate of man», «The Great Patriotic War in the history of my family», «My family in the history of labor glory», «My family in the history of the city», «Family is the keeper of traditions», «My family’s contribution to the culture of Kazakhstan».

The purpose of the competition is the intellectual and personal development of students of general educational institutions, their mastering the methods and techniques of research work in the field of teaching history, attracting young people to the study and preservation of the historical and cultural heritage of Kazakhstan, sources related to national history.

The event was attended by members of the Council of Young Scientists of the Institute of History and Ethnology. CH.CH. Valikhanov: Kunikeev A.D., Doskaraeva A.A., Konkabaeva A.N., Moryakova M.T., Dosymbetov N.A., Myrzakhodzhaev K.M., Burkhanov B.B. Bakhtiyarovna A. as a competition committee in order to check the work of students and identify works that are well prepared in terms of content.

145 research papers from schools in Almaty were sent to the competition. On May 11, 2023, a meeting of the competition commission was held in the Archive of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, where the quality and content of research papers were discussed, the owners of I, II, III places were determined, 49 research papers were presented in the nomination.

Doskaraeva A.A., Secretary of the Council of Young Scientists Institute of History and Ethnology named after Ch.Ch. Valikhanov