Study Abroad: Graduate STEM Exchanges, Scholarships, and Fellowships in Italy


Scholarship Programs for Graduate Students

The Euroscholars program is designed for students seeking to explore the potential for a career in research. Candidates participate in a research project at the Universita degli Studi de Milano, Italy, which consists of a literary review, and elective language course. Programs run for 1 academic semester. Candidates must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate study program at the junior or senior level, and must maintain a GPA of 3.4 or higher on a 5.0 scale.

Agencies involved: Euroscholars

Key Dates: Deadline April 1 for the fall semester and October 1 for the spring semester. Since semester starting dates vary per host university, later applications may be taken into consideration. 


The Fulbright US Student Program to Italy brings students and researchers abroad to conduct research studies at Italian universities. Candidates at all degree levels and in all fields of study will be considered. Candidates whose projects are concerned with contemporary topics, science and technology, humanities and entrepreneurship are particularly encouraged. Candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree and must be at the intermediate level in the Italian language.

Agencies involved: Fulbright Scholars Program, the U.S.-Italy Fulbright Commission 

Key Dates: Grants begin October 10, 2015 to July 10, 2016. Application deadline October 14, 2014.