National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Scholarship

Applicant must be enrolled in an United States accredited institution of higher education for the upcoming fall academic term and fit into one of the following categories: be an Italian American student who is able to demonstrate outstanding potential and high academic achievements or be from any ethnic background majoring or minoring in Italian language, Italian studies, Italian American studies or a related field, demonstrating outstanding potential and high academic achievements. Selection is based upon academic performance, field of study, career objectives, and the potential, commitment, and abilities. All applications must be submitted online.

Each award may only cover tuition and university-provided room and board.

Recipients are encouraged to reapply for renewal.


Deadline: March 1

Award type: Scholarship

Min. award:
Max. award:
Awarded anualy:
Unlimited awards:
Repay required:

Other criteria

Min. GPA:
Max. GPA:


Enrollment level: Master's-level Study, College Senior, Other Postgraduate-level Study, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Freshman, Doctoral-level Study

Country: United States

Ethnicity: Italian

Major: Italian Studies, Italian Language And Literature

Misc: Foreign Languages

Contact Information

Scholarship Coordinator
1860 19th Street, NW Washington, DC 20009 United States
Phone: (202) 387-0600
Fax: (202) 387-0800