Charles D’Aprano Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Swinburne University of Technology

 Scholarship Name:  Charles D’Aprano Memorial Scholarship

 Description:  The family and friends of the late Charles D’Aprano have given Swinburne University of Technology their generous support and patronage in the form of a scholarship. The purpose of the scholarship is to assist a student of Italian studies to pursue their studies and/or research activities in Italy. The scholarship is designed to promote enthusiasm and creativity and encourage individuals to extend their interests in Italy and the Italian culture.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Honours), Bachelor Degree (Pass), Graduate Certificate, Master Degree (By Coursework), Postgraduate Diploma

 Study Fields:  Language & Literature

 Subjects:  Italian (language), Italian culture

 Support Type:  Travel Grant outside Australia

 Offer Frequency:  Every 2 years

 Annual Amount:  $2,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $2,000, paid in 2 instalments.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens or permanent residents; be enrolled in an award course studying, or having studied, Italian language and culture as part of their course; and not be in receipt of another equivalent award or scholarship. The recipient must pursue research related to contemporary Italy and its culture. Tenure is dependent on continued enrolment, and submission of the report. Selection is based on: a defined program or research plan; talent and promise as a communicator of ideas; talent and promise in the chosen area of study or research; commitment to the Italian and European Studies program at Swinburne; and passion to make a contribution to the benefit of others on return from study.

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  Not offered until 2015

 Other Details:  Upon completion of the study period in Italy, the student is to give a seminar or presentation to students and staff.

 Number Per Year:  1

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships and Prizes

 Contact Department:  Student Administration

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Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Swinburne University of Technology

 Provider Phone:  61 3 92148000

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