transport bursary 2016/2017

Transport Bursary 2016/2017

We encourage the use of public transport through the offer of a bursary that may be awarded to cover part of the costs incurred for the purchase of a subscription to urban public transport, as well as suburban, inter-city and integrated rail.

Director’s Decree No. 231 of 11/15/2016 published an “Announcement for the provision of financial assistance aimed to encourage the use of public transport” for the Academic Year 2016/2017.

ESU Verona, in order to incentivise the use of public means of transport within a wider programme to develop sustainable mobility, may issue stipends to cover part of the cost of purchasing a subscription:

  • to urban public transport, inter-urban, or integrated
  • rail transport

The beneficiaries of this program are registered students of the University of Verona, the Conservatory of Music, and the Academy of Fine Arts of Verona, who have purchased an annual subscription for public urban, suburban, inter-city or integrated rail transport to and from their respective university campus, without any income ceiling, and which is determined by distance.

This benefit is disbursed as a benefit:
1) to users who DO NOT MEET the income and merit requirements for the awarding of a regional scholarship:
20% of the cost of subscription to urban public transport, or extra-urban, inter-city, and integrated rail transport, up to an amount not exceeding € 200.00

2) to users who DO MEET the income and merit requirements for the awarding of a regional scholarship:
25% of the cost of subscription to urban public transport, or extra-urban, inter-city, and integrated rail transport, up to an amount not exceeding € 200.00

Applications can be made for the following annual subscriptions, up to a maximum of 10 months, for the period September 2016 – July 2017, used for travel to and from the domicile / residence and the respective campus or Faculty, or in any case the place of study:

  • via urban public transit
  • inter-city public transit
  • integrated urban/inter-urban public transit (Outside Verona or Reduced Outside Verona)
  • rail transport

The costs associated with the subscription to public urban/inter-urban and integrated transit are cumulative with those related to rail transport.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

To qualify for the award of the assistance it is a requirement, under penalty of application rejection, to fill out the online application, available at www.esu.vr.it no later than 12:00 midday on 31 March 2017, entering the data and amounts of the annual subscription for which support is requested.

The issuance of this assistance can only be made via the “UNIVERSITY ESU CARD” and only if the card has been activated as a bank card by 31 March 2017.

Any request for this assistance in a form other than that specified, or the erroneous or inaccurate completion, or any failure to comply with the final deadline for the presentation of the application, or failure to activate the “UNIVERSITY ESU CARD” by the deadline indicated, or any failure to submit the documents listed in the form and within the time limits provided, shall result in ineligibility.

The applicant is required to keep and to produce upon request all related documents proving the actual purchase of subscriptions for which the application for assistance was made.

INSTRUCTIONS

To be able to apply for the issuance of the transport benefit you must complete and confirm the specific online module by 12:00 noon on 31 March 2017.

The applicant must:

  • fill out the online form indicating the actual amounts of the annual transport subscription;
  • close the application;
  • upload via the online portal his or her “Electronic Dossier” including a digital copy of the subscriber’s identification documents (identification card) and related subscription receipts justifying the refund.

Hard copies of the related documents are NOT to be sent unless otherwise expressly requested by the ESU office.

The subscription amounts indicated in the online modules MUST be for subscriptions you have already purchased.

Approved contribution shall be paid in a lump sum payment to the “UNIVERSITY ESU CARD” no later than 30 April 2017.

DOCUMENTATION
Transport offer 2016_2017  | Download document

PORTAL
The submission of the application must be made via the Unique Portal

Any questions? Write to urp@esu.vr.it

2015/2016 rankings

Director’s Decree No. 155 of 26/07/2016 (Download document) publishes the rankings relevant to applications for “The awarding of financial stipends to incentivise the use of public transport” for the academic year 2015/2016.

Please understand only applications submitted in compliance with the provisions of the Notice of competition will be considered.

Based on the funds currently available and pursuant to the ranking criteria as specified in Article 7, Notice, students on Lists “A” and “B” are all beneficiaries, while the students on list “C” are the beneficiaries up to the number 335, the students on list “D” are only but not suitable beneficiaries in the event of lack of funds.

All documents are provided in PDF format, the names of which can be found using the search feature.

For further information on benefits write to urp@esu.vr.it.

ATTACHMENTS

“A” – Annual subscribers – Users who DO MEET the income and merit requirements for the awarding of a regional scholarship – | Download document

“B” – Monthly and multi-month subscribers – Users who DO MEET the income and merit requirements for the awarding of a regional scholarship – | Download document

“C” – Annual subscribers – Users who DO NOT MEET the income and merit requirements for the awarding of a regional scholarship – | Download document

“D” – Monthly and multi-month subscribers – Users who DO NOT MEET the income and merit requirements for the awarding of a regional scholarship – | Download document

“E” – Non beneficiaries – Ineligible persons | Download document