Vila do Bispo has allocated a total of € 95,861 in scholarships to 26 young people living in the municipality who are attending higher education.
"Aware that investment in the training of senior technical staff contributes to greater and more balanced social, economic and cultural development", the city council of
Vila do Bispo has awarded a total of € 95,861 in scholarships to 26 young people living in the municipality who attend higher education, in the academic year 2020/2021.
The amount to be granted to each student in the current academic year varies between € 635 and € 6,350, an amount that is attributed depending on the household's income and which corresponds to 10%, 25%, 50%, 75% and 100% of the national minimum wage.
With this measure, the municipality aims to "ensure that the socioeconomic status of Vila-Bispenses students is not an impediment to access to higher education".