By order ECO/558/2002, of February 22, approved the regulatory basis for scholarships for postgraduates wishing to engage in the methods and techniques used in statistical research.
To this end, recipients of the scholarships will participate in research and training activities to be established in the various programmes that the National Institute of statistics (INE) develops annually.
Article 7 of this order provided that payment would be made in eighteen natural monthly payments by an amount equal to the 18th part of the grant total each monthly payment. However, view the convenience, as well as also the possibility of carrying out research and training activities subject to the scholarships in a period of less than eighteen months laid down, without affecting the total eligibility for the scholarship amount, has been considered timely modification of this article as follows: "article 7.
The payment will be made in eighteen natural monthly payments by an amount equal to the 18th part of the grant total each monthly payment, amount which apply discounts and deductions which may be applicable in accordance with the tax regulations. However, to undertake the tasks of research and training activities subject to grants in less than indicated, the same be paid according to the volume of work in advance, to a reduction of the total amount of the grant."
Final disposition first.-faculties of development.
It empowers the Presidency of INE so that it dictate how many resolutions are necessary for the development and application of the present modification of this order.
Madrid, 20 December 2002.
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