At the public ceremony of Juri Lotman's centenary on 28 February at University of Tartu Assembly Hall, Lotman's Scholarship was presented to the awardees.
Juri Lotman Scholarship is given by Juri Lotman’s Fund on 28th February since 2002 to a grade student of semiotics and a grade student of Russian philology who continue the tradition of Lotman’s research.
In 2022 awardees are:
Jelena Aksamentova for the study “Sculpture Images in the second half of the 18th and the first half of 19th Century Russian Poetry”.
Merit Rickberg for the articles on the potential of Juri Lotman’s semiotics of culture in complexity-based understanding of education.