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Entente de coopération Luxembourg-Québec

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Country Code: P209
Name of Programme: Entente de coopération Luxembourg-Québec
Organisation responsible for the programme: Ministry for Higher Education and Research
Type of organisation: Ministry
Country: Luxembourg
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Starting Date 2002
Ending date 2010 Renewal of he contract for a five-year period 2010-2015
Joint initiative involving more than one Ministry? (if applicable)

Programme Description
General and specific objectives
In 2002 a cooperation agreement has been signed between the Government of Luxembourg and the Quebec Government in the field of education and training.
This agreement involves the attribution by the Governement of Québec of 10 scholarships for fee exeptions to Luxembourg students in a second or a third study cycle in a university in Québec. On the other side the Government of Luxemburg offers 10 grants for research/training to PhD students or post-doc students from Quebec that are carrying out their research at the University of Luxemburg or a Public research centre.

Priority actions

Management and coordination
In Luxembourg the program is managed by the Ministry for Higher Education and Research, in Québec it is managed by the Ministry for International Relations.
Expected or achieved outputs, outcomes and impacts
Since 2002, 32 students from Luxembourg had fee exemptions in universities of Québec whereas 2 Phd students from Québec had a grant in Luxembourg.
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