I.Metshin: “You can be called the intellectual and creative elite of the city”
ceremony of awarding personal scholarships of the mayor of Kazan was held in
the City Hall for the 25th time. Ilsur Metshin awarded 70 talented and
promising young people of Kazan.
“I am pleased to see so many young faces in the Kazan City
Hall,” Ilsur Metshin addressed the youth. – Today we traditionally gathered to award
the most talented and hardworking school students, as well as students and
postgraduates of the famous educational institutions of the Republic. You can
be called the intellectual and creative elite of the city”. The mayor emphasized
that there are very young Kazan citizens in attendance -pupils of music and art
schools. “At such a young age, success is a reason for the pride of your
parents and teachers. I hope that here there are future artists, architects,
musicians and vocalists. All those who will glorify our country, the Republic
and Kazan with their creativity”, - the mayor of Kazan addressed the children
and awarded a scholarship for creative achievements to 30 students.
This year the scholarship award is held for the 25th
time. Every year not only the number of applications increases, but also their
quality, I.Metshin noted. 209 applications were submitted to the jury. After
the expert evaluation, only 85 were qualified for the intramural stage.
“I would like to express my gratitude to the expert Council
of the contest, they face not an easy task to choose the best of the best”, - I.Metshin
said. So, according to the results, 40 best works were determined. 14 graduate
students received scholarships in the amount of 30 thousand rubles, 24 university
students - 20 thousand rubles and 2 college students were rewarded by
scholarships in the amount of 10 thousand rubles.
“I always study the works of the winners, and every
time I admire your dedication and commitment to work for the benefit of people
and the city. Thanks to your efforts Kazan is getting better and more
comfortable every year, so thank you for the work done. I express my gratitude
to your mentors-rectors, principals and professors, scientific supervisors and
teachers, you have done a huge work to prepare honorable students”, I.Metshin
addressed the scholars.
On behalf of the students, Natalia Usova, a graduate
student of Kazan Medical University, spoke in response. She thanked the mayor
for the support of youth projects and the opportunity to acquit themselves well.