Italian Studies Fund
The Italian Studies Scholarship is open to students of Italian Studies with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. There are two scholarship opportunities: 1) Travel scholarship to Italy or Italo-phone Switzerland: For students who have excelled in Italian classes and will use the scholarship for travel or study abroad; 2) Academic Recognition Scholarships: Recognizes students excelling in Italian classes but who are not necessarily traveling. Graduating seniors are not eligible unless they are attending a VCU study abroad program in Italy or Italo-phone Switzerland.
- Supplemental Questions
- Submit a typed letter of application of no more than 600 words stating clearly and coherently how the applicant intends to benefit from the scholarship. The applicant intending to use the scholarship to support study and travel abroad will indicate in this letter which upper-level courses he or she would like to take upon returning from abroad.