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Scholarships from the Institute


Scholarships from the Institute

General Information

The scholarships consist of free or discounted tuition at schools, academies, or centers where Italian is taught to foreigners in Italy.
Applicants must be residents of Southern California, Nevada, New Mexico, Arizona, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas or Texas .
The students should visit the websites of the schools to obtain all the information on the courses and services offered.

Travel Expenses and Room and Board

Travel expenses and room and board are completely borne by the winner of the scholarship.

How and When to Apply

The students of Italian Language and Culture at the IIC of Los Angeles may apply by filling out this form and submitting it at least 60 days before the beginning of the course they would like to attend in Italy.

For additional information please contact the following email address:


Scholarships are assigned primarily to students of IIC/Lingua Viva courses and then, if still available, to Italian language students of other Instituitions (Universities and Colleges) and to IIC members. 

Please Note:

The IIC declines any responsibility regarding the quality of the courses or services offered by the centers in Italy. The IIC asks the students to write a brief report on the experience in Italy, evaluating all teaching and organizational aspects of the centers.