Application period for the title of Lviv Honorary Ambassadors for 2021-2023 starts on 1 June and lasts until 15 October. In order to participate, you need to read the criteria, the activities of the Program and fill out the application by following the link.

Candidates can be nominated for the title of Lviv Honorary Ambassador themselves or nominated by education institutions, public organizations, local governments, tourism entities etc.

This year, you can not only apply for participation in the Program, but also recommend potential candidates for the title of Lviv Honorary Ambassador. Candidates can leave a recommendation  following the link.

The special commission will select Lviv Honorary Ambassadors on the basis of the main criteria:

  • active membership in professional associations;
  • involvement and holding of international and national conference events in Lviv;
  • organization of conference events in Lviv during the last 5 years;
  • personal, professional qualities and achievements;
  • connection with Lviv, its promotion in professional circles.

The official award ceremony GALA evening will take place on November 25.

The title of Lviv Honorary Ambassador is awarded for 2 years.

The key tasks of the Ambassadors are activity in the promotion of scientific, business, cultural and tourist potential of the city, as well as initiation of new international, national congresses and conferences in Lviv.

Program for 6 years

During the 6 years of the Program, 54 Lviv Honorary Ambassadors were elected. Most of them work in the scientific, educational, cultural, medical, business fields, are members or heads of international, national organizations, federations, associations.

Together with the Lviv Convention Bureau, the Ambassadors organized international conferences, attracted world experts to Lviv for scientific and business events, and represented Lviv at specialized international exhibitions, official receptions, and private meetings. The geography of the Ambassadors includes 7 countries, including the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Lithuania, Poland, Belgium, and Ukraine.

You can view the list of Lviv Honorary Ambassadors previous years here.