On December 5, 2023, a meeting of graduates studying at the expense of the local budget with a representative of the Department of Education of the Zhetysu region, Samanova Saida Kamilyevna, took place at Zhetysu University named after I. Zhansugurov. The event was organized with the aim of providing graduates completing their studies on the basis of this grant with complete information about the mandatory three-year work experience, as well as paying attention to the main issues. The meeting was attended by future young specialists from 6 higher schools. During the meeting, the speaker focused on the main features and differences of the local educational grant from other types of grants.