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Government of Italy Invest Your Talent Scholarship and Internship Program



Application Deadline: 31st January 2019

Italian Government Scholarship Invitation: Applications are currently ongoing for the Government of Italy Invest Your Talent Scholarship and Internship Program for International Students. Interested students can see the details and apply if eligible.

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Government of Italy Invest Your Talent Scholarship Details and FAQs

Scholarships are awarded for courses of Master’s degree (Laurea magistrale or Master universitario) at Italian Higher Education Institutes (state-owned institutions or institutions legally recognized by the relevant state authorities) partners of the Invest Your Talent in Italy Program. The program includes the attendance of a mandatory internship at selected Italian companies partners of the initiative.

The aim of the Program is to foster cooperation among Italian Universities and Italian companies in order to promote their internationalization by sustaining higher education courses tailored to the needs of the labor market. Thanks to this Program, young foreigners, educated in Italy and properly trained in their specific fields of expertise, will have the opportunity to make a working experience at selected Italian companies, partners of Invest Your Talent in Italy.

Recognizing the importance of the international students as a fundamental instrument for the internationalization of the Country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation – Directorate General for Cultural and Economic Promotion and Innovation, ITA – Italian Trade Agency, and Uni-Italia, with the support of Unioncamere (Italian Chambers of Commerce), and Confindustria (Confederation of Italian Industries), will award scholarships for the academic year 2019-2020 in favor of international students interested in attending higher education courses in Italy in the framework of the Program “ Invest Your Talent in Italy”

When is the application deadline?

31st January 2019

Which countries are eligible for the scholarship?

Scholarships are awarded to citizens, permanently resident in their home country, of the following list of countries:  Azerbaijan, Brazil, Colombia, Egypt, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ghana, Kazakhstan, Mexico, People’s Republic of China, Tunisia, Turkey, Vietnam.

In which host country will the awardees be studying?

Italy

What is the category of this opportunity?

Masters, Internship

How do I know if I’m eligible for the scholarship?

Applications may be submitted only by those who meet the following requirements by the deadline of this call.

Academic qualifications: Applications may only be submitted by those candidates referred to in Article 2 who hold the required academic qualifications (Bachelor’s Degree) to enroll in the chosen Master’s degree Program (Laurea Magistrale or Master Universitario).

Age requirements: Candidates may apply if they are no more than 28 years old on the deadline of this call, except for the only renewals.

Language skills:

  • Candidates should submit an English language certificate as proof of their proficiency in English .
  • Candidates should hold at least a B2 level certificate within the Common European Framework of
    Referrqence for Languages (CEFR).
    Proof of proficiency in Italian is not mandatory but will be taken in consideration in the selection process.

What are the benefits of the award?

  • Candidates who have been granted scholarships under the Invest Your Talent in Italy Program are exempted from the payment of tuition fees except for the regional tax for “Diritto allo Studio”.
  • Grantees must subscribe a health insurance policy to bear any expenses due to illnesses or accidents.
  • Grantees will receive 888 euros monthly allowance every three months on their Italian bank account. The first installment of the scholarship can only be received after the University enrollment according to the necessary administrative procedures

What is the duration of the program?

The scholarship will cover a period of study of 9 (nine) months starting from October 1, 2019. Students will receive the installment every three months.

How to Apply for the Government of Italy Scholarship

Only those students who have submitted their application for one of the postgraduate courses (laurea Magistrale or Master) included in the Program can apply for a IYT scholarship: http://www.postgradinitaly.esteri.it/postgradinitaly/en/how-to-apply

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Program Webpage


University of Macerata Invest Your Talent in Italy Scholarship Details and FAQs

The Government of Italy through The University of Macerata, is awarding scholarships for the academic year 2019-2020 in favor of international students interested in attending higher education courses in Italy in the framework of the Program “ Invest Your Talent in Italy”

The University of Macerata is partner of the Invest your talent in Italy programme which offers the opportunity to students from Azerbaijan, Brazil, Colombia, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Mexico, People’s Republic of China, Tunisia, Turkey and Vietnam to attend selected Master’s courses in English in prestigious Italian universities. The programme combines university lectures with practical on-the-job training with an Italian company.

When is the application deadline?

31st January 2019

Which countries are eligible for the scholarship?

Scholarships are awarded to citizens, permanently resident in their home country, of the following list of countries:  Azerbaijan, Brazil, Colombia, EgyptEthiopia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ghana, Kazakhstan, Mexico, People’s Republic of China, Tunisia, Turkey, Vietnam.

In which host country will the awardees be studying?

The University of Macerata, Italy

What is the category of this opportunity?

Masters, Internship

How do I know if I’m eligible for the scholarship?

Applications may be submitted only by those who meet the following requirements by the deadline of this call.

Academic qualifications: Applications may only be submitted by those candidates referred to in Article 2 who hold the required academic qualifications (Bachelor’s Degree) to enroll in the chosen Master’s degree Program (Laurea Magistrale or Master Universitario).

Age requirements: Candidates may apply if they are no more than 28 years old on the deadline of this call, except for the only renewals.

Language skills:

  • Candidates should submit an English language certificate as proof of their proficiency in English .
  • Candidates should hold at least a B2 level certificate within the Common European Framework of
    Referrqence for Languages (CEFR).
    Proof of proficiency in Italian is not mandatory but will be taken in consideration in the selection process.

What are the benefits of the award?

  • Candidates who have been granted scholarships under the Invest Your Talent in Italy Program are exempted from the payment of tuition fees except for the regional tax for “Diritto allo Studio”.
  • Grantees must subscribe a health insurance policy to bear any expenses due to illnesses or accidents.
  • Grantees will receive 888 euros monthly allowance every three months on their Italian bank account. The first installment of the scholarship can only be received after the University enrollment according to the necessary administrative procedures

What is the duration of the program?

The scholarship will cover a period of study of 9 (nine) months starting from October 1, 2019. Students will receive the installment every three months.

How to Apply for the University of Macerata Invest Your Talent in Italy Scholarship

In order to apply for a IYT scholarship, students have to:

 

 

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