Organizing Committee of the Xth International Congress for Finno-Ugric Studies
would like to thank you for your interest in participation in our forum and
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In order to
organize the procedures of receipt of the
Please download and open the attached file (Visa_appl.doc) and read thoroughly the instructions. Please fill in all required personal information, which is necessary for the Invitation for a visa. The Organizing Committee will submit a set of documents for each participant, and then the invitation (so called "visa support") will be sent to the Embassy or Consulate of the Russian Federation, where the applicants will address for a visa.
Please send the filled application form with personal data back to the main e-mail of the Congress (firstname.lastname@example.org) in attached MS Word file, or by fax (+7 8362 72 07 78). Please send along a copy of your passport (pages with photo and personal information) either by fax or e-mail (as attached jpg. file).
Application forms with your personal information and copies of national passports
must be received by the Organizing Committee of the Congress by
WARNING! The national passport must be expired not earlier than in 6 months after the end of the planned visit. Therefore, those participants who have passports with expiration date earlier than in January 2006 should exchange or prolong them.
Many of you who travel throughout the world have passport filled with plenty of foreign visas. In order to get a new Russian visa, there must be at least 2 blank pages in your passport.
Every foreign citizen crossing the Russian border must have the so-called
Migration Card (generally given at the airport, in train, or at the border
crossing point). Please be aware not to lose these Migration Cards: they must
be represented to the Russian authorities during the registration (in