This year scholarships of the President of Belarus will be given to 80 promising post graduate students. The corresponding decree was signed by the head of state Alexander Lukashenko. The list of scholarship holders include representatives of the biological, engineering, physical and mathematical, chemical, medical, agricultural, economic and human sciences, as well as ecology and sports. The post graduate students are working on dissertations on priority areas of scientific activity. The results of their research are presented at national and international conferences, published in scientific journals, have found application in manufacturing, medicine and education. The adoption of the order is aimed at the development of scientific schools and the support of talented young researchers.