Category - Italy scholarship

SDA Bocconi MBA Scholarships

SDA Bocconi
MBA Degree

Deadline: 31 Mar/30 Apr 2017 (annual)
Study in:  Italy
Course starts Sept 2017

Brief description:

SDA Bocconi School of Management is making available 31 total/partial merit-based tuition waivers to 2017-2018 MBA candidates with an outstanding profile.

Host Institution(s):

SDA Bocconi School of Management, Italy

Level/Field of study:

Masters in Business Administration

Number of Awards:

31 full and partial scholarships

Target group:

Full tuition waivers are open to students from Italy, Europe, and Outside Europe. Partial tuition waivers are open to Africa and Mediterranean Area (Italy excluded), China and Far East, India and South Asia, East Europe and Central Asia, Western Europe (Italy excluded), North America, Central and South America, Mexico, Italy and Women.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

50-100% tuition fee waiver

Eligibility:

To be eligible for the scholarships/tuition waivers applicants must:

  • • Have sent the application to the 2017/18 MBA Program
  • • Look at the pre-requisites for each scholarship/tuition waiver
  • • Send the Scholarship or Tuition waiver Application Form by the deadlines indicated

Application instructions:

To be considered for this scholarship, candidates must apply to the 2017/2018 MBA Program. Candidates can apply to the scholarship/tuition waivers even though their selection process is still in progress.  To apply for the scholarship, applicants must send the Scholarship or Tuition waiver Application Form by the deadline. The next application deadlines for tuition fee waivers is 31 March and 30 April 2017. Please check the information sheets for the specific deadlines for the scholarships.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://www.sdabocconi.it/en/mba-executive-mba/full-time-mba/admissions/scholarships-funding#content

Scuola Normale Superiore PhD Scholarships in Italy

Scuola Normale Superiore
PhD Degree

Deadline: 20 Feb 2017 (annual)
Study in:  Italy
Course starts 1 Nov 2017

Brief description:

The Scuola Normale Superiore offers fully-funded PhD programs to both Italian citizens and students from outside Italy.

Host Institution(s):

Scuola Normal Superiore, Italy

Level/Field(s) of study:

PhD Program in the following fields: Cultures and societies of contemporary Europe, Literature, Art and History in Medieval and Modern Europe, Philosophy, Classics, Physics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics, Methods and Models for Molecular Sciences, Nanosciences, Neurosciences, and Political Science and Sociology

Number of Awards:

78

Target group:

All PhD programs are open to both Italian citizens and students from outside Italy. Each PhD course offers scholarships reserved to students that graduated outside of Italy.

Scholarship value/inclusions:

All students admitted to the PhD program receive full financial support. This includes tuition, fees, and a cost-of living scholarship.  All students will be assigned further funding for their research activity and travel.

Eligibility:

Applications for admission are invited from candidates who, irrespective of their citizenship, have an Italian laurea magistrale (MA/MS degree) or an equivalent degree from outside Italy, or who expect to have obtained the degree required for admission by 31 October 2017 – failure to obtain the degree by this date will disqualify the candidate for admission.

Admission to the call is restricted to candidates who:

  • • were born after 31 October 1987;
  • • have no past criminal charges against them resulting in a prison term of more than three years;
  • • have not been subject to the disciplinary measure of “expulsion” as specified in the didactic and internal regulations of the SNS;
  • • are not in possession of a research doctorate issued by an Italian university, and in any case have never benefitted from a scholarship to attend a research doctorate course in Italy.

Application instructions:

Applications are currently closed.

Applications for admission to the selection process must be registered online by 23:59 CET of 20 February 2017.

It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the online application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  http://phd.sns.it/call-2017-2018/

Italian Government Scholarships for Foreign Students – Italy scholarship

Italian Government
Masters/PhD Degrees

Deadline: 10 May 2017 (annual)
Study in: Italy
Course starts AY 2017/2018

Brief description:

The Italian Government awards scholarships for studying in Italy both to foreign citizens and Italian citizens resident abroad (IRE) for the Academic Year 2017-2018. The scholarships are offered for the following type of courses:

  • • Second-level University courses (five-year degree/Master of Science) (Laurea specialistica/Laurea Magistrale 2° ciclo)
  • • Master’s Degree courses (First and Second Level)
  • • Ph.D Courses
  • • Specialisation Schools
  • • Research under academic supervision
  • • Courses of Higher Education in Arts, Music and Dance (AFAM); Scuola Internazionale di Liuteria di Cremona; Scuola di Alta Formazione e Studio (SAF) of the Istituto Superiore per la Conservazione ed il Restauro (ISCR); Scuola Nazionale di Cinema
  • • Courses of Italian language and culture
  • • Training/refresher courses for Teachers of Italian language

Host Institution(s):

The scholarships are offered to carry out study, training and research projects in Italian Higher Education Institutes (State-owned institutions or institutions legally recognized by the relevant State authorities)

Field(s) of Study:

Eligible field(s) of study offered by participating Italian Universities.

Target Group:

Students from countries included in the Recipient Country List.

Scholarship value/duration:

The scholarship duration can be three, six, or nine months.

Normally, the scholarship holders are exempt from the payment of the university tuition fees, in accordance with existing regulations. However the Universities, as part of their autonomy, may not allow such exemption. Candidates are therefore recommended to contact the chosen Institution in order to be informed on eventual taxes or tuition fees.

For the sole period of the scholarships granted by the Italian Government, the scholarship-holders are covered by an insurance policy against illness and/or accident. Air tickets are not granted, except for Chilean citizens.

Detailed information regarding the scholarship offer, can be requested to the Italian Embassy or Italian Cultural Institute in the applicant’s country of citizenship.

Eligibility:

Academic qualifications
Foreign students or IREs may apply if they have the academic qualifications required for enrolling in the institution chosen.

Age limits
Candidates may apply if aged between 18 and 36 years on the expiry date of this call for applications. For those who apply for the first year of a PhD program the maximum age limit is 33 years on the expiry date of this call for applications. Candidates may apply for training/refresher courses for Italian language teachers if aged between 18 and 45 years on the expiry date of this call for proposals.

Language skills and proficiency
Candidates shall submit a certificate showing their knowledge and proficiency in the Italian language, starting from the B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). The knowledge of the Italian language is not required for enrolling in the university courses fully provided in English.

Application Instructions:

Applications shall be sent only electronically, by accessing the “Portale borse online” from the MAECI website. All online applications must be submitted by midnight (Italian time) on 10 May 2017.

It is important the read the 2017/2018 Call for Applications and visit the official website to access the online application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website/Links:

Official Scholarship Website: http://www.esteri.it/mae/en/ministero/servizi/stranieri/opportunita/borsestudio_stranieri.html?LANG=EN