Rs 416.2 Federal Law Of June 19, 1987 On The Allocation Of Scholarships To Students And Foreign Artists In Switzerland

Original Language Title: RS 416.2 Loi fédérale du 19 juin 1987 concernant l’attribution de bourses à des étudiants et artistes étrangers en Suisse

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416.2 federal law on the award of scholarships to students and foreign artists in Switzerland from June 19, 1987 (State March 1, 2013) the Federal Assembly of the Swiss Confederation, view of art. 66 of the Constitution, given the responsibility of the Confederation in external relations, given the message of the federal Council of September 3, 1986, stop: art. 1 goals this Act aims to empower the Federal Government: a. to provide, in respect of cooperation in development, students and young scientists who come from developing countries the opportunity to acquire a higher education or further training; b. to offer to students and young scientists coming from industrialized countries the opportunity to further their training; c. to allow young foreign artists to perfect their training.



Repealed by no I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, with effect from March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).

Art. 2 means contributions can be paid in the form: a. scholarship; (b) allowances for special expenses; c....

The awards are calculated to cover the maintenance costs of the fellows in the place where they receive their training.
The federal Council shall regulate the terms and conditions.

New content according to chapter I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, in effect since March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).
Repealed by chapter I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, with effect from March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).
New content according to chapter I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, in effect since March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).

Art. 3 new awards the Confederation gives, for each year of training, a certain number of new scholarships for selected countries.
Nine-tenths of the available scholarships are allocated to students from developing countries and students from industrialized countries. The rest is for artists.
As a general rule, scholarships are granted to students of industrialized countries on the condition that reciprocity is guaranteed.

Art. 4 criteria the criteria for the award of scholarships are: a. scientific or technical qualifications or the artistic maturity of the candidate; b. The possibilities of specialization in the discipline you want as well as the training places available in Switzerland; c. The level of knowledge of the candidate in the language of instruction.

In the case of candidates from developing countries, will be considered Additionally: a. If the chosen training is useful for the development of the country concerned; b. If there is sufficient reason to believe that the candidates return to their countries after completing their training and will be able to wisely use the knowledge acquired.

When several scholarship candidates have equal qualifications, we remember those whose financial situation is the more modest.

Art. 5 award scholarships are awarded for one year of studies, exceptionally for a shorter period each.
The scholarships can be renewed from one year to the other when necessary to achieve the training and that the award criteria are still met.

Art. 6 suspension and return a scholarship is not or shall be paid when it turns out that the criteria established in art. 4 are not more satisfied.

If scholarships and grants we were awarded on the basis of false or incomplete information, the candidate may be required to return the amounts already paid.

Repealed by no I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, with effect from March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).

Art. 7 jurisdiction the federal Department of the economy, training and research awards; for University scholarships, it does on the proposal of the Federal Commission for scholarships.
It may delegate this power to the Secretary of State for training, research and innovation.

New expression by clause I 12 O 15 June 2012 (reorganization of departments), in force since Jan. 1. 2013 (2012 3655 RO).
The name of the administrative unit has been adapted to 1 Jan. 2013 in application of art. 20 al. 2 o from 7 oct. 2015 on official publications (RS 170.512.1).
Introduced by chapter I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, in effect since March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).

Art. Federal 8copyright of scholarships for foreign students the Federal Commission for scholarships for foreign students includes representatives: of the Swiss universities, of the Conference of Rectors of Swiss universities, of the Conference of Rectors of universities Swiss as well as students. According to the case, she can appeal to other specialists.
The federal Council appoints the Chair and the members of the commission. Universities Swiss, the Conference of Rectors of Swiss universities and the Conference of Rectors of Swiss universities offer their representatives.

New content according to chapter I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, in effect since March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).

Art. 9Financement. the Federal Assembly voted, by way of simple federal decree, a multi-year commitment credit for contributions referred to in art. 2, al. 1. new content according to chapter I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, in effect since March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).

Art. 10 execution the federal Council shall issue implementing provisions.

Art. 11 referendum and entry into force the present law is subject to optional referendum.
It comes into force on January 1, 1988.

RO 1987 1192 RS 101 FF 1986 III 157 new content according to chapter I of the Federal ACT on Sept. 28. 2012, in effect since March 1, 2013 (RO 2013 547; FF 2012 2857).

State March 1, 2013

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