The City of Rijeka awards scholarships to pupils and students according to several criteria: talent, social status, occupations in short supply. The City of Rijeka and the University in cooperation approve favourable interest rates on student loans.

The City of Rijeka awards monthly scholarships in the amounts of HRK 850.00 and HRK 1,100.00.

In addition to pupils and students from Rijeka, since 2010, within the campaign “Solidarity for Vukovar” the City of Rijeka has been awarding scholarships to students from Vukovar.