On 23 April, a closing concert of the regional "Students' Spring 2016" festival took place in Voronezh. Students of Voronezh universities, including the team of Voronezh State University, actively participated in the event.
The competition between teams lasted for three days. The programme of the closing concert comprised of the best singing, dancing, and musical performances and sketches of the festival.
The VSU dancing group "Top Rate" supervised by Alexey Goncharov became the winner in the nomination for "Best Popular Mass Dance". The dance by a VSU student, Elizaveta Toroptseva, was recognised as the best modern dance, and VSU students, Alexei Goncharov, Konstantin Gornostayev, and Alexandre Shpengler, won the nomination "Best Popular Small-Scale Dance".
The grand prix of the festival was awarded this year to Voronezh State Agricultural University. First place was awarded to Voronezh State Pedagogical University, second place to Voronezh State University, and third place to Voronezh State University Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering.