The State Awards found their heroes - the most outstanding people of Belarus. The corresponding decree was signed by the head of state. Among those honored with the prestigious award are famous doctors, scientists, and artists who have become famous not only in Belarus but also far beyond.
In the field of medicine, the state prize was awarded to the legendary transplantologists Oleg Rummo and Yuri Ostrovsky.
The science and technology awards went to the staff of the National Academy of Sciences and the company Integral. The state award for creative achievements was bestowed on the Opera and Ballet Theater.