Scholarships Office

Purpose

Scholarships are aimed exclusively at the payment of the tuition fees, and are generally partial (for an aggregate amount equal to the half of the total).

Future students enrolling in the next academic year in the 1st or 2nd cycle, or Diploma

Applications are submitted by filling in the appropriate form, which can be found on the online forms page of the University website, and sending it, together with the required documentation, to the Rector's Delegate for the Scholarship Office, during the period of enrolment at the University.

The application outcome will be communicated directly by the Rector's Delegate for the Scholarship Office during the interview in presence or at a distance.

Students already enrolled in the 1st or 2nd cycle or for Diploma

Requests can be submitted from March 15th to April 30th of the current year for the following academic year through the Online Services for Students page.

The form filled online, accompanied by the required documentation, must be sent to the Scholarship Office, within the prescribed time, for the evaluation of a special Commission, composed by Delegate of the Rector for the Scholarships Office, Secretary General, Bursar and a Rector indicated by the President of the Association of Rectors.

It is a necessary requirement to have achieved, in the last examination session, a weighed average of votes of at least 8.70/10.

The outcome of the requests will be communicated by means of a notice posted on the notice boards of the University and published on the online student secretariat web page by the end of June.

Only in exceptional and justified cases, you can ask for the scholarship directly to the Rector's Delegate for the Scholarships Office during the enrollment period.

Third Cycle Students

Applications are submitted by filling in the appropriate form available on the online forms page of the University's website, and sending it, together with the documentation, to the Rector's Delegate for the Scholarship Office, with no expiry date.

The requests received prior to the presentation of the topic of the thesis, for the payment of whose fee you cannot request a scholarship, are not accepted.

Documentation

A. For all (Diocesan Religious, Laity). A personal letter from the applicant addressed to the Rector's Delegate for the Scholarships Office, in which you shall submit a request for scholarship and answer to the following questions:

  • whether studies are undertaken by your own choice or by the will of your superiors;
  • the purpose of your studies and / or any assignment that you will take following the completion of studies;
  • your own economic situation, that of the family or Institution to which you belong;
  • whether the remaining study, accommodation, food and health costs are supported by the proceeds of your work, from the aid received by the family members, college, private or other Institutions.

B. For seminarians and diocesan priests and religious and only for the first request. A letter from their Bishop or Major Superior stating:

  • the course of study that the candidate must carry out;
  • the indication of the place of residence of the student in Rome;
  • the indication of financial aid offered for the food, housing, health care and the cost of studying of the student during his stay in Rome;
  • the acknowledgment of the difficulties of the Diocese or the Institute to provide for the payment of tuition fees.

C. Only for PhD students. In addition to the Points a and b, a notice letter of the Moderator of the thesis, delivered in a sealed envelope or sent by email to the Rector's Delegate for the Scholarships Office, in which it is testified the status of the thesis, whether the student is still conducting a search or began the drafting stage, if it is possible to make predictions about the end of his doctoral work.

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