A contribution towards the purchase of a laptop is given to the PhD students enrolled in the I, II and III years of the course for the academic year 2014/15. In order to get this contribution, students must regularly attend the courses and should be awarded a SISSA fellowship (or fellowship from other source of same or lower amount).
The contribution will be as follows:
- I year: € 400,00 maximum
- II year: € 400,00 maximum
- III year: € 300,00 maximum
Rules and restrictions
Purchases are valid since the date of admission to SISSA (i.e. after entrance exams or preselection results)
The contribution will be given taking into consideration the present year of enrolment, no matter when the computer has been bought. Example: I am now enrolled in the III year. I bought a computer when I was in the I year, I will receive € 300,00.
The bonus will be awarded only once and shall not exceed the price of the laptop (i.e. First year student who paid € 299,00 will receive € 299,00 and not € 400,00).
Online and/or foreign currency purchases are accepted.
The contribution will be given only to those who will present proof of the purchase ("scontrino fiscale", printout of the online payment or similar). If there's a name on the receipt it must be yours. There will not be a contribution for laptops bought by other persons.
Mini laptop are "eligible" for the contribution, Ipad, tablets and smartphones are not.
How to proceed to get a reimbursement
In order to get the laptop contribution you should fill the dedicated form, and bring it to the Students' Secretariat together with a copy of the receipt of the payment of the laptop.
Deadlines and Payment
- Deadline for purchase: 31 October
- Deadline for submitting the request: 31 October
- Payment: end of November.