Scholarships and Student Funding

Scottish-Italian Scholarships

This scholarship promotes friendly relations between the students of Scotland and Italy.


This scholarship was founded in 1985 by the Comitato di Coordinamento delle Associazioni Italo-Scozzesi.

It is intended to supplement a student’s normal income to enable him or her to attend any university in Italy. As such, the value of the scholarship will normally be in the region of £250-£600.


This scholarship is open to undergraduates at any Scottish University where Italian is studied to Honours level.

Candidates must not be more than 25 years of age.

The scholarships may be held with assistantships and other awards at the discretion of the committee.


Applications are now open.

The closing date for applications is 31st January 2018

Eligible applicants should complete the following application form

Application forms must be accompanied by a brief outline of the applicant’s plans for the year in Italy and how the scholarship might help.


Julie Gifford

DELC Administrative Secretary

  • Division of European Languages & Cultures

Contact details



Room 1.07, Undergraduate Teaching Office, 50 George Square


Candidates nominated by their University will be called for a short interview before the Executive Committee.

This interview is an integral part of the application process, and there may be one or two questions in Italian.