Universia Foundation Launches Scholarship Foundation Universia Capacitas call VI.
the business fabric of our society is becoming aware of the need to adopt policies of management of diversity and integration of all persons.
in this context and taking into account the growing importance of training and specialization for inclusion in an increasingly competitive market, Foundation Universia articulates the Foundation Universia Capacitas scholarships programme of aid to the study in the field of university education.
the program of scholarships Foundation Universia Capacitas aims to promote the socio-labour integration of persons with disabilities, helping to enforce the principle of equal opportunities through an inclusive education.
the granting of aid to college students with disabilities is pursued to access and progress in its process of University academic training to the completion of studies, thus increasing the achievement of quality employment opportunities.
may apply for scholarships students who are enrolled or are able to enroll for the first time in teaching undergraduate and graduate officers given by Spanish universities and that they legally credited a disability equal to or greater than 33%. The teachings of old curricula will also be included. Applications will be one-to-one and only one application per person will be accepted.
Modes of scholarship
contemplates the existence of three types of scholarships:
of access: for students enrolling for the first time in college.
Progress: aimed at students who have already agreed to the University.
Mobility: aimed at students who by virtue of an university exchange programme, to perform training, a minimum of a quarter, a period in a different source University.
Foundation Universia awarded, in this round, a minimum of 60 fellowships, and may also grant consolation prizes in the event of keep a remnant until the total budget for which is 300,000 euros.
the total amount of aid per beneficiary will be, a maximum of 5,000 euros gross paid by bank transfer. Universia Foundation will perform mandatory withholdings and furnish to beneficiaries who so request the relevant certificates.
the distribution of the scholarships that will be awarded at least in this call is as follows:
10 grants access.
38 scholarships of progress. This mode provides both the possible renewal of the grants awarded in previous editions of the call as the incorporation of new candidates.
10 scholarships of mobility.
2 scholarships for high level athletes with disabilities that will be accessing the University or that are already pursuing university studies. This category of scholarships is included under the agreement signed with the higher Sports Council, Fundación Once and the Paralympic Committee Spanish, who will participate through the person designated by each entity in the jury for awarding these scholarships.
applications for mobility grants should be submitted, to Foundation Universia, until October 1, 2012 at 19: 00 (CET).
requests for other grants may be submitted until November 15, 2012 at 19: 00 (CET).
applications be only submitted via telematics at the address http://candidatos.fundacionuniversia.net/becas_capacitas/pedir-beca using the form and attaching the additional documentation in Word format .doc or Adobe Acrobat. pdf.