Scholarships

Viaggio Italiano

$2,000 scholarships for year programs to Italy.


The Viaggio Italiano Merit Scholarship is available for students interested in studying abroad for a year in Italy. The 2017 Viaggio Scholarship deadline has passed. Information regarding the 2018 scholarship will be made available soon!

Scholarship Details

  • The full AFS application, including the scholarship essay, must be submitted by the scholarship deadline in order to be considered.
  • No previous language experience is required.
  • Two to four awards will be given.
  • Scholarships can be combined with a Global Leaders Need-Based award.
  • A selection committee of AFS staff and volunteers will review applications to select scholarship recipients.
  • Applications submitted after the scholarship deadline will not be considered for the scholarship.

To be considered, start your application and indicate that you're interested in scholarships. A Study Abroad Specialist will be in touch to help you choose the best scholarship opportunities.

James Cahoon The time I spent in Italy is more to me than just a memory; it is a part of who I am. I grew more in those six months than I ever could have had I chosen to stay in my comfort zone.- James, NC