Giovanni Carini Memorial Scholarship

The Giovanni Carini Memorial Scholarship supports a UWM student accepted into an approved study abroad experience or virtual study abroad experience to Italy for Summer 2021 or Fall 2021. The value of this scholarship will be $1,250 for a virtual study abroad experience or $2,500 for travel to Italy, if travel restrictions are lifted and UWM policies permit travel in the Fall.

This opportunity is open to any UWM undergraduate student in any major with demonstrated academic merit and demonstrated financial need as shown on the FAFSA. Students graduating in May 2021 are not eligible.

Students interested in applying will need to submit an essay on their interest and reasons for studying abroad in addition to a transcript. The application deadline is March 15, 2021 for Summer 2021 study abroad experiences or April 30, 2021 for Fall 2021 study abroad experiences.

Donor
Friends and family of Giovanni (Gon) Carini
Award
$1,250 to $2,500
School/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
French, Italian, and Comparative Literature, College of Letters & Sciences
Deadline
04/15/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Upload a copy of your undergraduate transcript (an unofficial copy is acceptable)
  2. Describe how a study abroad experience will help you meet your educational and professional goals.
  3. Have you been accepted into a UWM sponsored study abroad program or international internship placement?
  4. If you answered "no" to the question above, please explain where you are in the process of getting approved for a student abroad program or an international internship.