FAQ

Where can I find the Call for applications?

The call for is published is published in “Grant”.

How can I apply?

The application must be submitted through the online platform, after completing the registration procedure. Please remember that personal data must be entered in Latin characters exactly as reported in the Passport/ID. The system does not accept characters  not present in the Italian or in the English alphabet.

Please note that the insertion of data through “copy and paste” is NOT SUPPORTED by the system (you will receive a  ERROR message).

Applications submitted through any other means trasmission wil not be accepted.

Which is the funding period od the grant?

Grants are awared for period of study from Jannuary 1st,2020 to October 31st,2020.

For renewals only, grants may be awared for a period of stydy from November 1st, 2019 to October 31st 2010.

Are there grants available for my country?

You can check the list of available country here.

If your country is not included in the list, you wil not be able to apply for the grants.

In case of an error in entering personal data during  registration or when filling in the application, is it possible to make changes?

After the application has been submitted, it cannnot  be changed. You can however ask to change i by writing to borsedistudio@esteri.it.

Does the application process involve any fees?

No fees are not requested for processing of the application.

Are there age limits?

Yes there are age limits depending on the grant you are applying for.Please check these limits in the “call for applications” section.

Are scholarships limited to the degree courses provided  displlayed by the research engine?

No. It is possible to apply for every course organized by Universities recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR). In any case, it is up to the applicant to verify directly the chosen Univeristy the existence of course.

Which linguistic certifications are accepted for coursed held in Italian?

Any linguistic certification from a recognized institution (https://www.linguaitaliana.esteri.it/data/lingua/corsi/pdf/tabella_certificazioni.pdf). If you have attended university courses in Italian, please provide a certification issued by the faculty’s language teacher.
Self-certification may be valid for candidates from countries where English is an official language and who are applying for courses held entirely in English.

Which linguistic certifications are accepted for coursed held in English?

Any linguistic certification from a recognized institution. Self-certification may be valid for candidates from countries where English is an official language and who are applying for courses held entirely in English.