The project «Excellent Students» was started in aid of the children, who are being brought up in families having many children and not being sufficiently provided for financial resources, in order to create equal opportunities for getting education and developing their personalities. The scholarship at a rate of RUB 30000 may be spent on education requirements, for instance, on buying computer technologies, books, school furniture, on charge for circles and extra classes or on online education.
The programme is aimed at supporting hardworking, talented and purposeful children of modest background and those from socially unprotected families; the children who owning to their diligence very well perform a study. While determining a winner, it is study progress of the contenders to be taken into consideration, as well as their participation in Olympiads and other activities apart from school, their success in arts and sport. The scholarship of the fund amounts RUB 2500 a month and is paid at a time in the end of a school year taking into account the pupils’ academic performance.