On 4 October in connection with the Day of Teachers President of the Nagorno Karabagh Republic Bako Sahakyan signed several decrees on decoration.
For significant contribution in educating and bringing up the younger generation the "Gratitude medal" is awarded to the following individuals:
For significant input in the development of education and science as well as for exclusive professional qualities and scientific activities Anahit Atayan and Ofelya Babayan were awarded honorary title of Honored Scholar of the Nagorno Karabagh Republic.
For exclusive input in educating and bringing up children and youth honorary title of Honored Pedagogue of the Nagorno Karabagh Republic is awarded to the following individuals:
For significant input in the development of physical culture and sports Michael Baghdasaryan was awarded honorary title of Honored Worker of Physical Culture and Sports of the Nagorno Karabagh Republic.