Stypendia Młodzi w Łodzi i Nagroda Rektora UŁ

Several dozen students of the University of Lodz have received scholarships of the City of Lodz and scholarship programmes from employers under the Młodzi w Łodzi programme. During the gala closing the 12th edition of this largest scholarship programme in Poland, the UL Rector's Award has also been presented. It was awarded to the team of Prof. Łukasz Półtorak from the Faculty of Chemistry.

People who plan to study at the Lodz universities or are winners or finalists of nationwide subject Olympiads can apply for the scholarships funded by the President of the City of Lodz. This year, among the winning students from universities from Lodz, there were 23 University of Lodz students. They will receive from PLN 1200 up to PLN 1400 every month.

The list of all the City of Lodz scholarship winners

A female Młodzi w Łodzi scholarship holderMłodzi w Łodzi scholarship holder – Dorota Kaczorowska from the University of Lodz with the Vice-President of the City of Lodz, Adam Pustelnik during the Młodzi w Łodzi gala.

During the gala the best students of the Lodz universities were also honoured with the scholarships funded by companies from Lodz – partners of the Młodzi w Łodzi programme. They also received reimbursement of accommodation costs in a student dormitory or funding for participation in language courses or other courses that improve competences.

The list of Lodz companies' scholarship holders 

ABB scholarship holdersStudents – ABB scholarship holders during the gala at Monopolis

As always, during the gala of the Młodzi w Łodzi scholarship programme, the UL Rector’s Award amounting to PLN 6 000 was presented. It was awarded as part of the Idea for Startup competition and it was won by the team of eSens4YOU startup of Prof. Łukasz Półtorak from the Faculty of Chemistry, University of Lodz. He is working on sensors that allow simple analysis of chemical compounds of great social importance, e.g. for the detection of narcotic compounds.

Prof. Półtorak with the UL Rector’s Award Prof. Łukasz Półtorak with the UL Rector’s Award for the eSens4YOU startup.

Our congratulations to all the winners as part of the Młodzi w Łodzi programme! 

Source and photos: Młodzi w Łodzi 

Edit: Promotion Centre, University of Lodz