The Eduardo Saccone PhD Scholarship in Italian Literature

4 Aug 2017

The Department of Italian, University College Cork, is offering one scholarship with a total value of €20,000 per annum, to cover fees (€5,770 per annum for EU students; €13,000 per annum for non-EU students) and the balance to be paid as a stipend paid in monthly instalments.

The Scholarship is normally tenable for three years, subject to the student receiving satisfactory annual progress reports: applications to extend the Scholarship for a fourth year may be considered. The Scholarship, named after Eduardo Saccone, professor of Italian at UCC from 1994 to 2003, is for PhD research on a topic in the area of modern and contemporary Italian literature.

Application Details

Details of the Scholarship, including the application process, and the Application Form can be downloaded here:

Department of Italian


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