Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (MESU) approved 79 scientific projects to get sponsored by the state, UNIAN.
The competition comission has selected 79 projects of young scientists, working at the institutions of higher education, and scientific establishhments under the management of MESU.
More than 300 independent experts have been engaged in the assessment comission to define 79 projects.
The projects will get the necessary funding from the state budget and can start their realization in August 2016 when the first money will be allocated.
The government made provision in the budget estimates for such financing in total of 12m hryvnas in 2016.
As the projects are of two years, the money for their realization will be set in the state budget separately in 2017, according to Minister of Education and Science Liliya Grinevich.
MESU have got 439 scientific developments projects of young scientists starting from May when the competition was launched.
One hundred fourteen institutions of higher education and scientific establishhments of Ukraine partook in the competition.