BTRC the national broadcaster of Belarus has stated that interest in their Junior Eurovision selection is high.
The broadcaster is expecting around 50 submissions to be made to compete in their selection process for Junior Eurovision 2016. The country closes their submissions process for the contest on June 17 after which a jury will select the seven to ten contenders in the contest. In 2015 a total of 46 singers submitted songs into the selection, up from 41 on the year before.
Belarus has won the Junior Eurovision Song Contest on two occasions in 2005 and 2007.