This morning at the Municipal Cultural and Convention Center of San Juan del Río, the submission of applications for the “Adelante Scholarships” awarded by the municipal government began.
Orders will be delivered on Monday 11, Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 April. For this scholarship operation, two service centers were established, one in the Maquío Sports Unit and the other in Cecuco. Interest in the cities of Cerro Gordo, Santa Cruz Nieto, Santa Cruz Escandon, Rancho de en Medio, Rancho Panthea and El Sitio. In the second, services will be provided to the rest of San Juan del Rio.
Besides submitting applications, the following documents must be submitted to the Ministry of Social Development:
- Scholarship application
- birth certificate
- The official identity of the father
- Address proof
- report card
- Mobile Phone Number
Once the documents have been submitted, the Secretariat for Social Development will provide scholarship applicants with a page, through which they will have to enter the page https://becassanjuan.org to conduct an Academic Achievement Survey and Socioeconomic Study.
This whole process can be carried out from April 18 to May 13 this year, when the support is approved, the funds will be delivered in June.
The mayor, Roberto Cabrera Valencia, has indicated that a total of 12,000 scholarships will be awarded and hopes that at the end of the current administration, this program can rise to 20,000.
The financial support for families is 600 pesos every two months and the grants will be retroactive from January.
For this scholarship programme, a budget line of 36 million pesos for 2022 has been administered only.