JSC „Olainfarm” has presented Solomon Hiller scholarships
Latvian Education fund special purpose program „For education, science and culture”
(hereinafter called LEF Program) has been funded in 1993 and is the first national
special purpose program for supporting students of Latvian varsities. General purpose
of the program is to support serious students especially those studying exact sciences.
The aim of LEF Program and JSC „Olainfarm” is to secure development of Latvian pharmaceutical
chemistry and chemical technology science and solution of Latvian science and population
education problems. For achievement of this aim, one of the missions LEF Program is to unbind
and encourage creativity of Latvian youth and take care of its productive use and development
Encouraging scholarships are awarded in tender procedure for one semester. Within the Solomon
Hiller scholarship framework JSC „Olainfarm” will pay a scholarship in amount of 50 LVL to
5 students Dina Ribena, Andrejs Petuskovs, Imanta Bruvere, Anastasija Kotova un Linda Supe
from University of Latvia and Riga Technical university.
In total 11 students with their works have applied in the tender for the Solomon Hiller
scholarship. Tender has been serious because comparatively few students study in this field
Solomon Hiller is a person of figure in the world of organic chemistry in Latvia. He has been
a chemist with a bright organizational talent who has devoted his life to the synthesis
of biologically physiological active compounds. In the second part of the 50th he has founded
the Institute of organic synthesis which successfully operates nowadays as well. Owing to the
Institute a range of cardio stimulators and anti-cancer remedies have been created.
JSC „Olainfarm” is happy to support students in fields of pharmaceutical chemistry and
synthesis of biologically active substances and it will invite more and more students to
apply for the tender, thus encouraging future successful cooperation.