MIL OSI – Source: President of the Republic of Belarus – Press Release/Statement
Headline: Belarus President’s special fund to spend some Br300,000 to support gifted students
19 January 2018
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has signed an
executive order to approve the decision made by the council of the Belarus
president special fund to provide social support to gifted school and
Almost Br277,000 will be spent on paying scholarships
to 179 university students and cadets, on paying 29 money prizes to winners of
international academic excellence competitions, art and engineering contests,
on paying 185 encouragement prizes to pedagogues and scientists, who have made
a contribution to the development of the skills of the gifted youth.
About Br65,000 will be spent on improving the
equipment and physical infrastructure of the biological diversity lab at the
Belarusian State University with a view to improving the quality of practical training
of biology students.
The President’s decision is supposed to ensure
individualized state support for gifted students and to enable favorable
conditions for their development.