Fairnetzen scholarships for 2021 were disbursed for 50 students of the University of Banja Luka.
The one-off scholarship amount to EUR 200 each, which were disbursed upon a previous competition. These scholarships are provided in cooperation with the Fairnetzen Foundation and University of Applied Sciences of Essen.
“We are proud of the fact that in 2021 we managed to provide 50 scholarships despite the coronavirus pandemic. Only in close cooperation with the Rectorate of the University of Banja Luka and the Fairnetzen Foundation was such a thing possible,” said Prof. Clemens Jäger, Dean of the College for Economics and Management of the University of Applied Sciences of Essen and representative of the said foundation.
Up to date, a total of 415 one-off scholarships have been disbursed to students of the first and second cycle of studies at the University of Banja Luka through this programme.
Between 2014 and 2016, the University of Applied Sciences of Essen and the Welt der Wunder Foundation allocated 175 scholarships, and from 2017 up until now, this German university, in cooperation with the Fairnetzen Foundation, has disbursed scholarships for 240 students of the University of Banja Luka. This is a scholarship programme for low-income students.