Study or research in Italy; Collegio dei Fiamminghi

Every year the Collegio dei Fiamminghi offers two scholarships for study or research in Bologna.
The scholarship amounts to 7000 euro and includes accommodation during 8 months study or research (1 academic year) at U. Bologna or another research institute in Bologna (IT).

Target group: graduating students and holders of a MA degree, young researchers.
The call is open for all disciplines and all nationalities.

Eligibility criteria

You are obtaining a master degree at a Flemish university this year, or you have already obtained it.
Your application should comprise the following documents

  • A proof of a good command of the Italian language
  • A motivation letter
  • A elaborated proposal for study or research (or a combination of both)
  • Transcript of records; excellent study results are required
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Reference letters and/or invitation letters
  • Other relevant documents

Applications – time table

Candidates for ‘21-‘22 should address their online application (incl. the above mentioned documents!) to Mr. Frederik De Decker, Head of the International Relations Department, via BuitenlandNaStudies@UGent.be before June 10th 2021 (12 p.m. Brussels time).

Each Flemish university may put forward two candidates for the inter-university final selection within the VLIR. Candidates will be informed about the final selection results by the beginning of July.
Depending on the evolution of the Covid19-pandemic, in ’21-22 the Collegio may decide to award only one scholarship instead of two.

  • At U. Bologna the academic year usually starts in September but departments may have a different starting dates. Accommodation is normally provided from October/November until July 31st; early arrival may be admitted to get acquainted to the city and to practice Italian.
  • The scholarship of the Collegio is not compatible with any other scholarship or grant.
  • In case of departure, the travel advice from the FPS Foreign Affairs will of course be consulted and followed.

More info

http://www.collegiodeifiamminghi.it

http://www.collegiodeifiamminghi.it/index.php?lang=it

Contact

Laïla Boulyou
BuitenlandNaStudies@UGent.be
Dept. of Educational Policy
International Relations Office