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Chairman of the SCST Alexander Shumilin held a personal reception of citizens in Mozyr

Chairman of the SCST Alexander Shumilin held a personal reception of citizens in Mozyr

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Chairman of the State Committee for Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Shumilin held a personal reception of citizens in the Mozyr district Executive Committee.

Olga Kovtanyuk, Head of the Technical Department of Belaruskabel OJSC, addressed the Chairman with a question about the possibility of financing projects within the framework of the implementation of the State Program of Innovative Development for 2021-2025. Alexander Shumilin explained that the financing of projects and activities of the State Program can be carried out with the involvement of funds from the republican and local budgets, including funds from innovation funds, own funds of organizations, bank loans, foreign investments and other sources not prohibited by law. Preferences are given to export-oriented projects that contribute to the introduction of domestic technologies of higher technological structures. The Chairman of the SCNT also noted that the maximum amount of funds allocated for financing depends on the scale of the project, but the amount of irrevocable support should not exceed 50%.

Eduard Grechannikov, head of the research sector of the I.P. Shamyakin Mozyr Pedagogical University, asked about grant support for scientific developments at the university. Alexander Shumilin spoke in detail about the grants provided for in the framework of scientific research and scientific and technical programs of various levels, and noted that the annual competition of innovative projects held by the SCNT also provides for the provision of grants for the commercialization of the results of scientific and technical activities. The applicants have been given exhaustive answers to all questions.