“IPL Indústria” is a protocol that supports the superior training of young people through the award of scholarships given by companies to IPL students. It reinforces the rapprochement between the academic world and the business world of the region of Leiria. The mais goal is to attract talents and allow students to have contact with the business environment during their academic path, either through internships, curricular work or even visits to companies. Synergies of knowledge are created between business and academic environments that enhance research and innovation.
Bigger involvement of the companies in joint research and innovation projects, enhances the knowledge transfer processes that is fundamental to improving their products and processes as well as enhancing their competitive capacity.
On February 19, 2019, LSI Stone, as a supporter of this protocol, awarded an IPL Industry Scholarship to an IPL student.