Sunday, June 25, 2017

UrFU announces July 10 deadline for "Trajectory of Growth" grant program

Ural Federal University announced recnelty the July 10 application deadline for its "Trajectory of Growth" grant program, which is geared towards incoming graduate students.

Prospective applicants must register at http://magister.urfu.ru by July 10 to indicate their intention to apply. Approximately four weeks after registering, applicants must upload a presentation discussing how the student has planned his or her academic and professional career over the next five years.

Grant administrators have asked each applicant to include a "business card" in each presentations, which gives reviewers a concise statement regarding the student's research project.

Each presentation will be evaluated by experts in the applicant's field of graduate study. In total, 21 students will receive a scholarship of approximately $300 too help offset his or her education costs. Two students have already received scholarships through the program.