Call For The Assignment Of 10 Scholarships For Student To Attend The Executive Course In Euroasian Geopolitics For Policy Makers And Managers
organized by Luiss School of Government in cooperation with Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Sistemi Formativi Confindustria and Associazione Conoscere Euroasia
Art. 1 – Subject
Luiss School of Government, in cooperation with Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Sistemi Formativi Confindustria (SFC) and Associazione Conoscere Euroasia, is pleased to announce 10 scholarships for suitable candidates interested in attending the Executive Course in “Euroasian Geopolitics for Policy Makers and Managers” during the academic year 2021/2022.
The scholarship consists of exemption from the payment of tuition fees for a value of EUR 3,800.
Scholarships will be distributed in:
• 2 reserved for applicants with nationalities of one of the members, (observers and candidates states) of Eurasian Economic Union
• 3 for applicants with nationalities of one of the following states: Serbia, Montenegro, Moldova and Albania
• 5 for applicants with nationalities of one of member-states of the European Union and UK
Art. 2 – Requirements
As to participate to the selection procedure for one of these scholarships, candidates need to satisfy the following:
- Maximum age of 40 years
- Citizenship of one of the states previously indicated
- Advanced undergraduate degree with preference in public administration, law, communication, journalism, business and economics, political sciences and international relations
- Professional motivation for attending this course
- Level of English B2/C1
- Official and professional residency not in Italy
Art. 3 – Incompatibility
The scholarship is incompatible with any other study grants and/or scholarships granted by a public body or private organizations based in Italy.
Art. 4 – Application
Applications must be presented by completing the specific form attached to this call and available on this page and must be sent to the Luiss School of Government by 30 November 2021. The following must be attached to the application:
- Luiss Scholarship application form (download, fill in and attach to online course application);
- copy of passport;
- copy of degree certificate or equivalent certification issued by the University (e.g. Supplement Diploma or academic transcript in English);
- curriculum vitae in English;
- motivation letter in English;
- certification of knowledge of English.
Art. 5 – Evaluation Criteria
The awarding of the scholarship will be formulated by assessing for each candidate his/her academic degree, professional curriculum vitae (CV), level of knowledge of English.
Candidates will be ranked according to the following grading scale:
- Academic degree: up to 30 points
- Professional CV: up to 60 points
- Level of knowledge of English: up to 10 points
Candidates may also be invited to the interview, which is held using a digital infrastructure, as to assess the level of knowledge of English and professional motivations.
Those candidates failing to attend an interview, even if carried out remotely, will be excluded from the complete selection procedure.
Art. 6 – Results And Formal Acceptance
The final ranking of applications will be drawn up by a Selection Committee appointed by the Directors of the Executive Course. The Selection Committee may nominate substitutes to take part either to the entire or part of the selection procedure.
The Selection Committee shall verify the formal regularity of the documents and announce the winners of the scholarship. The Selection Committee bears the full responsibility of the selection procedure and its result.
Winners will be informed using the email contact indicated in the application. A reserve list of candidates will also be prepared.
Within five days from the date of this communication, the winner must send the Luiss School of Government their formal acceptance and any other requested documents. Failing to do so, the Selection Committee will move to the first candidate of the reserve list.
Art. 7 – Scholarship Rules
The student awarded the scholarship will be exempted from the payment of the tuition fee and accommodation costs for the two modules in Rome. The scholarship does not cover return flight to Luiss School of Government in Rome. The following conditions also apply:
- enrolment in the Course;
- mandatory attendance to all course classes, inclusive the opening and closing module to be held at Luiss School of Government in Rome;
- punctual arrival and full attendance of classes to be verified on an ongoing basis;
The scholarship will be withdrawn should the scholarship holder not satisfy even just one of these conditions indicated in this article or in this call. Should this be the case, the scholarship holder will be mandated to full payment of the tuition fee if he/she wants to receive the final title. Should this not be the case, the candidate will be excluded from any other future academic activity organized by the entire Luiss Guido Carli.
Art. 8 – Checks
The Luiss School of Government reserves the right to carry out checks on the applications. In the case of any discrepancy between what has been declared and what has been verified, the scholarship shall be withdrawn, and any further action envisaged by the law initiated.
Art. 9 – Processing Of Personal Data
Luiss (Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli), as Controller, collects and processes data subjects’ information in full compliance with the general principles and rules laid down by the law governing the protection of personal data (Legislative Decree No. 196/03 and Regulation (EU) No. 2016/679). The processing is required to correctly manage the procedures inherent in the call for applications in relation to the Master in Fashion Law and associated scholarships and prizes as well as associated and ensuing obligations: the characteristics of the processing are communicated through a privacy notice given to the data subjects, who are also requested to consent to the processing of their data should it prove necessary in relation to the aims pursued by the Controller. Data subjects may at all times exercise their statutory rights (concerning, for example, access to data, rectification of data, erasure of data, restrictions on processing of data and portability of data by contacting the Controller Luiss Guido Carli at Viale Pola 12, 00198 Rome, Italy, e-mail email@example.com.
Art. 10 - Governing Laws
The Executive Course and the process of assignment of the scholarship is governed by the laws of the Republic of Italy, EU law and regulations, and Luiss University regulations, including this call.