Order of Francisc Skorina
|Order of Francisc Skorina
Medal of the Order of Francisc Skorina
|Awarded for||Services to Belarussian art, literature, historical study and the like.|
|Established||13 April 1995|
|Next (higher)||Order Of Honour|
|Next (lower)||Mother Order|
Ribbon of the Order of Francisc Skorina
The Order of Francisc Skorina (Belarusian: О́рдэн Францы́ска Скары́ны) is an award of Belarus. It is named after Francisc Skorina, a noted academic who, in the early 16th century, participated in the formalisation of Belarussian as a separate, recorded language and therefore the establishment of a national identity. It is a single level award that was instituted on 13 April 1995. It is awarded for services to the arts, literature, historical study, etc.
- "Republic of Belarus: Order of Francisc Skorina". Medals of the World. 6 May 2007. Retrieved 9 November 2011.
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