The grants are designed for different groups, including under-graduates, post-graduates and graduates, students at other levels of education, professionals in general and groups in a situation of unemployment and pensioners, along with the public in general, to attend the academic activities organised by the General Foundation of UCM in San Lorenzo de El Escorial in the month of July 2021, as contained in Annex I
Beneficiaries must provide the documentation that accredits the requirements requested in this offer of grants.
Those people who fulfil the following requirements are eligible, in general, to apply for these grants:
A) For all applicant.
To be of legal age and of Spanish nationality, nationals of other European Union Member States or non-EU nationals with legal residency in Spain, or nationals of Latin American countries.
B) For university students and graduates. Academic qualification:
They must fulfil one of the following requirements:
Be officially enrolled for the academic year 2020/2021 or 2021/2022 for official studies that lead to a Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree or PhD qualification at UCM or at any other Spanish university or university in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) or any other equivalent studies according to prevailing legislation. This also applies to those that form part of the groups MIR (Resident Doctor), FIR (Resident Pharmacist), BIR (Resident Biologist), PIR (Resident Psychologist) or similar.
Have completed any of the official studies listed in the previous point after 31 December 2017.
Any university graduate prior to 2017.
B.4) Average qualification mark:
a) Those who have completed their official studies must accredit an average mark in their academic transcript, for a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification, equal to or greater than 5 out of 10.
b) In the case of students from other university systems, it will be necessary to provide the conversion of the marks to the Spanish university system, in accordance with the system of the Ministry of Science and Universities.
c) The accreditation of the average mark of those who have not completed their under-graduate studies will be calculated according to the arithmetical average of the courses they have taken up to the date of the grant application.
C) Members of the Complutense University community, professionals, pensioners and the unemployed. The corresponding accreditation will be requested.
D) Beneficiary students of any of the UCM “Seguimos” socio-economic grants programmes for the academic year 2020-21. In addition to complying with the requirements in section B), the corresponding accreditation will be requested.
E) Students with accredited functional diversity higher than 33%. The corresponding accreditation will be requested.