The Senacyt Undergraduate Excellence Scholarships, 2021 are aimed at:
a. Panamanian students who have a bachelor’s degree or are studying the last academic period of the last year in a center of secondary education studies at the national level, duly recognized by the competent entity in Panama.
b. Panamanian students who are studying their first year of undergraduate studies (2020-2021) in the universities and subject areas indicated in this announcement, or who have the acceptance to transfer to one of these universities to continue their studies.
Its objective is to strengthen the country in areas of science, technology and research to have a group of professionals with training in centers of excellence and in key areas for the development of the country.
The scholarship will have a maximum duration of five (5) years. The duration of the scholarship will depend on the study plan. In case of being selected, you must begin your studies once you are notified that the Office of the Comptroller General of the Republic has endorsed your contract. In case of continuation of studies, payments will begin with the endorsement of your contract by the Comptroller General of the Republic.
This undergraduate scholarship is for Panamanian students.
Natural sciences and computer sciences
The Government of Panama and the National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation – SENACYT.
The scholarships of this Program may have an annual allocation of up to Sixty Thousand Balboas with 00/100 (B /. 60,000.00) and the total allocation of the scholarship may not exceed the sum of Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Balboas with 00/100 (B /. 250,000.00).
– In case the total amount of the race exceeds B /. 250,000, the scholarship will be partial.
– SENACYT will establish a fund allocation table indicating the amount corresponding to the maintenance stipend according to the country, region and university where the studies are carried out.
– The scale of monetary allocations will be published on the SENACYT website.
– SENACYT may award partial scholarships based on its budget availability.