Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs scholarships for Irish citizens

9 Mar 2010
Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs scholarships for Irish citizens The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs offers Irish citizens scholarships to assist them to study or carry out research for short and long-term periods at Italian universities or centres of excellence.

These scholarships allow Irish students the opportunity to study at some of the world’s most prestigious universities and to experience life in an unmatched cultural environment.

These awards entail: -

• Financial support to offset the costs of studying in Italy (€800 per month);

• Exoneration from university fees for degree courses (not individual modules);

• Insurance coverage for the terms of the scholarship.

General information is available in the attached document and full details of the scheme for the academic year 2010-2011 are now available on the web site of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Applications must be completed on-line and submitted by Wednesday 31 March 2010. Please note that you must first register in order to submit an application.

For all enquiries, please call (01) 662 1507 or 662 0509.

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