Italian Language School in Florence

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dantescholarship

4 Scholarships of €2000 (Study Abroad Program students) / €1400 (AEF Certificate Program students) each for the AEF ITALIAN LANGUAGE and CULTURE STUDIES Program "Dante Alighieri"

 The Dante Alighieri Scholarship is dedicated to the Florentine poet, who first formalized the modern Italian language. 

We offer this scholarship to a deserving AEF student who exhibits:
❚ A Major or a Minor in Italian Language and Culture. Students in a 4-credits Italian Class without Major o Minor in Italian may also be considered;
❚ An understanding of the importance of studying Italian in Italy;
❚ A strong personal essay and 2 recommendation letters from a professor or academic advisor;
❚ Academic transcripts

Application info and deadlines

Fall 2020


Application process and deadlines:
❚ Applicants must write to Victoria Padron admissions@aefirenze.it to receive the Audition / Scholarship form for the Dance, Drawing&Painting, Voice&Opera Scholarships, and the Application form for the Italian Language and Culture Scholarship.
❚ Complete applications (forms, letters, materials) must be sent via WeTransfer to: Victoria Padron admissions@aefirenze.it by March 1st.
Subject line of the file transfer should include full name, home university and the program the student is enrolling for.
❚ Notice of admission will be communicated by March 15th.

Application materials:
- Letter of intent
- Curriculum or resume
- Audition/Scholarship form (if requested)
- Reference letter(s) (max 3)

Discipline specific materials:

Level A1 Completion at the moment of departure.

Two short videos (3/5 minutes long) of ballet and contemporary dance that show technique and motivation in dance studies

One Italian Opera aria and one piece chosen from your repertoire

10 high-resolution professional pictures (5 drawings + 5 paintings in different techniques)