24 April 2018

La Salle-URL launches the first edition of the Red.es Scholarship

The University and Technology Foundation (FUNITEC) has been successful in its application as part of the call for scholarships to support educational programmes in the field of the digital economy, and is proud to launch the first edition of the Red.es - La Salle-URL scholarships. These scholarships are designed to promote academic and professional knowledge of digital skills to reinforce digital development in companies.

These grants are co-financed with the European Social Fund (ESF) for the 2014-2020 programming period, specifically under the Operational Program for Employment, Training and Education (POEFE) I, and correspond to agreement number C002 / 17-ED.

The scholarships are aimed at Master's degrees and will be available for the following programmes:

Red.es - La Salle-URL scholarships will be awarded based on the established criteria and according to the report issued by the scholarship committee after assessing the candidates. It covers only the costs of the tuition fees. The criteria are as follows:

FInancial status, with a score based on income:

  • Income < €25,000: 3 points
  • From €25,001 to €32,000: 2 points
  • >€32,001: 1 point

Academic performance, with a score based on the average accredited grade for university studies:

  • Average grade > 8: 3 points
  • Average grade from 6.5 to 7.9: 2 points
  • Average grade < 6.5: 1 point

The Red.es scholarship - La Salle-URL may not be used in combination with any other scholarship or grant from La Salle-URL. If all the scholarships are not awarded in the first call for applications, a second call for Red.es - La Salle-URL scholarship applications will be opened.

Eligible candidates will be professionals, either in work or unemployed, who have been admitted to one of the aformentioned Master's programmes.

More information on the requirements and the documentation required can be found here.

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