The Cabinet will not return to the old system of payment of grants.

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine does not plan to return to the previous order of scholarship. This was stated by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman during a speech before students of the National University “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”.

“We offered today to split academic scholarships and social. To young people, having achievements, respectively, received higher stipends … is it Possible to Unscrew that back? No, you cannot. It is necessary today to motivate and encourage those who give the quality of knowledge “, – said the Prime Minister.

As reported in the budget 2017 the scholarship Fund was increased by UAH 580 million to nearly 6 billion UAH.

Recall, the Cabinet has also expanded the list of recipients of social scholarships.