In accordance with the Regulation approved by the ministries of youth and sports and foreign affairs, essays on the topic “What do I know about Azerbaijan?” are held among young people from foreign countries. Young people who want to take part in the competition presented their essays on the topics: “Heydar Aliyev: the National Leader of the Azerbaijani People”, “Realities of the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict”, “Economic Development of Azerbaijan”, “Oil and Gas Strategy of Azerbaijan”, “History, Art, and Culture of Azerbaijan”, “Population, Language, Customs, and Religion of Azerbaijan”, “Role of Azerbaijan in International Policy”, “Azerbaijan and Other Countries: Historical Relations”. The main purpose of the competition is to popularize the national cultural and historical heritage of Azerbaijan among young people of foreign countries, to introduce young scientists and researchers of foreign countries to Azerbaijan and to determine scientific research activities, to increase the awareness of young people of foreign countries about Azerbaijan. As a result of the contest, winners from the USA, Bulgaria, Ethiopia, Lithuania, Pakistan, Poland, Serbia, Uruguay, Vietnam and Greece were given the opportunity to learn more about this region. To this end, the winners of the competition, who went to the Gabala region, visited the Gabala archaeological center in Chukhur Gabala village and got acquainted with tourist attractions and traditions of the region.