NUST MISIS students were awarded certificates for the A.V. Varicheva. The scholarship program was established by the NUST MISIS endowment fund and is financed from income from funds donated by Metalloinvest.
13 first-year university students enrolled in a general competition sites, Vyksa branch, as well as Starooskolsky, Novotroitsky and Gubkinsky branches - cities where Metalloinvest enterprises operate.
The ceremony was attended by the CEO of Metalloinvest Nazim Efendiev.
“Today is a very important day for our Company - the presentation of the first scholarships named after Andrei Vladimirovich Varichev. He devoted almost 30 years to metallurgy. He always looked forward to the future, strived for the development and implementation of new technologies, - said Nazim Efendiyev. - Today Metalloinvest continues to strengthen its leading positions in the industry. It is important for us to support and encourage talented students. After all, you are the one who has to move our industry forward, become the new generation of Russian metallurgists! "
Among the winners of the scholarship are holders of diplomas with honors, golden signs of the TRP, participants and prize-winners of Olympiads, winners of creative competitions and festivals.
Metalloinvest is one of the key business partners of NUST MISIS, with which the university implements joint research, educational, infrastructure and social projects. This year, Metalloinvest and NUST MISIS established a scholarship in honor of Andrey Vladimirovich Varichev, laureate of the RF Government Prize in Science and Technology, Honorary Metallurgist, General Director of Metalloinvest. This is a unique incentive program for talented freshmen studying in Moscow and university branches in the following areas: metallurgy, mining, materials science and materials technology. A scholarship in the amount of 15 thousand rubles is paid monthly throughout the year to young people - holders of high USE scores and individual achievements, ”stressed Alevtina Chernikova, Rector of NUST MISIS.
Thanks to close long-term cooperation with the leading mining and metallurgical company Metalloinvest, NUST MISIS implements the best educational and research practices in the regions of the country and neighboring countries. In the Belgorod region, we are actively working together to create and develop a mining and metallurgical scientific and educational cluster. In 2017, a branch of the university was opened in the city of Gubkin. In 2018, a significant event was the opening of a branch in Almalyk.