The government will pay scholarships to 270 students, who will best pass the External Independent Assessment (ZNO) in 2021. The amount of one scholarship will be $357 (UAH 10,000). The decision was made at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on Wednesday, April 14, Minister of Education and Science Serhiy Shkarlet noted this on Telegram.
"Scholarships for the highest results of ZNO will be awarded to 270 test participants of $357 (10 thousand UAH) and will be paid monthly throughout the year," Shkarlet said.
In addition, the government will annually award 85 prizes for the winners of all-Ukrainian Olympiads - $715 (UAH 20,000) each, and 40 prizes for the winners of international Olympiads - $3577 (UAH 100,000) each.
As it was reported earlier, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine decided to introduce another level of salary allowances for physicians who are fighting the pandemic of coronavirus.