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New scholarships to study in Italy offered


The National Italian American Foundation is pleased to announce its new partnership with Luiss Guido Carli, the No. 1 private university in Italy. The partnership will award two full-tuition scholarships for Italian-American students to study at the campus in Rome for the 2023-2024 academic year. The scholarships will be awarded to one student pursuing a bachelor’s degree and one seeking a master’s degree from Luiss Guido Carli’s programs.

“NIAF looks forward to supporting the educational goals of young Italian Americans seeking to pursue their education in their ancestral homeland. The partnership with Luiss Guido Carli is a wonderful opportunity that shows our Foundation is committed to strengthening our ties to Italy and furthering the education of Italian American youth,” said NIAF Chairman Robert E. Carlucci.

Andrea Prencipe, rector of Luiss Guido Carli, added: “These new Luiss initiatives in the United States consolidate and accelerate our internationalization path, which, to date, counts more than 315 partner universities in 64 countries.”

Eligibility requirements:
Applicants must have Italian-American ancestry. To be considered Italian American, the student must have at least one ancestor who has emigrated from Italy.

Applicants must apply for admission to Luiss Guido Carli.

Deadline for rolling admission: May 31. Notifications sent by: June 20. Deadline to register: July 20.

For questions about applications or scholar-ships, contact scholarships@niaf.org

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