Merit - based Scholarships


6 prizes of 1.500,00 euro each (gross ammount) reserved for students graduated on time at the M.Sc. in Finance and Banking:

- 3 prizes dedicated to students graduated on time by April 2017;
- 3 prizes dedicated to students graduated on time by April 2018.



Deadline: May 15, 2018.


First Year Students Prizes a.y. 2017-2018

3 Merit Prizes of euro 1.500 each (gross) to students enrolled in the 1st year of the Master of Science in Finance and Banking in the a.y. 2016/2017. 

Call for Application (Italian version)

Application Form

Call for Application (English version)*

*this is a translation of the  announcement “Bando di concorso per l’assegnazione di n. 3 premi per merito a favore di studenti iscritti al Master of Science in Finance and Banking”. Its purpose is to provide information to foreign students. It  has  no  legal  value.  The  only  official  and  legally  binding  source  is  the  original  Italian announcement.

Deadline: 19 November 2017

First Year Students' Prizes Final Ranking

M.Sc. Student Prizes

For the A.Y. 2015/16 the Department of Economics and Finance offers 9.000 euro in Student Prizes to students of the M.Sc. in Finance and Banking and M.Sc. in Economics. There will be 6 prizes of 1.500 euro each one, to be awarded as follows:

  • 3 prizes ("First Year Student's Prizes") will be awarded to students who take all their first year exams within the September session (September 2016);
  • 3 prizes ("Graduate's Prizes") will be awarded to students who graduate in time within the Spring session (March 2016).

Performance Prizes Criteria

Graduate's Prizes Announcement

Dual degree with the University of Goteborg

2 expences refunds of 2.500 euro each reserved to the exchange students for the academic year 2015/2016.

For further information click here.

MAECI Scholarships

The Italian Government offers grants to foreign students interested in attend a Master’s Degree course in Italy in the a.y. 2018-2019.

Online applications must be submitted by 2 p.m. (C.E.T.) on April 30, 2018 through the platform “Study in Italy”.

All the related information can be found here.

Invest Your Talent in Italy

The Invest Your Talent in Italy scholarships are aimed at target students from specific focus countries who will be offered an academic program followed by an internship with an Italian company. The promoters and the participating companies will award scholarships for students to attend master degree programmes in Economics. More detailed information and the Call for the academic year 2018-2019 can be found here. The deadline is on February 28th, 2018.

Need - based Scholarships


Students can apply for scholarships and accommodation at the student welfare service provided by Regione Lazio. Usually applications are open from May until July every year.
You may apply for: scholarships, accommodation, fee reductions, study abroad periods (if already enrolled), and reductions in public transport fees. The amount of scholarships depends on several factors including your economic situation and location.

1. Laziodisu Study grants
To facilitate capable, worthy university students without means, provides within the limits of the funds available, a study grant to attend degree courses. The maximum amounts are established as follows:

  • € 1,929.22 for “local” students;
  • € 2,821.67 for “commuter” students;
  • € 5,118.36 for “non-local” students.

2. Laziodisu Lodgings
In order to reduce the inconvenience of being distant from the study site and to facilitate attendance at university courses, Laziodisu assigns, within the limits of availability, for a period not exceeding eleven months, lodgings in its structures. Only “non-local students” registered at universities with registered campuses in Lazio Region may apply for lodgings.

3. Contributions to International Mobility
Students who are beneficiaries of Laziodisu study grants, registered at universities in Lazio Region, including those registered to doctoral courses, have the right, within the limits of availability of funds, to intergrate the grant for participation in international mobility programmes only once in each degree cycle.

Laziodisu Scholarships: How to Apply

If you are interested in applying to the Laziodisu Scholarships (, funded by the Regional Agency for Student Support named “Laziodisu”, please read the Call for Competition a.y. 2017-2018, then start your application at
Please Note – if you will be granted the scholarship - you will be able to access the scholarship funds only once enrolled.

Laziodisu Application Guide a.y. 2017-2018

Required Documents

Also remember that to fill the application you will need to have a Fiscal Code (Italian Codice Fiscale); you can obtain the fiscal code at the Italian Diplomatic Authority in your country of residence, if you are not in Italy.

If you don't own a Fiscal Code yet please visit: and isert your data to obtain a temporary one. And when you arriving in Italy, if you don't own the Italian Fiscal Code (Codice Fiscale) yet, you have to obtain it going at the Agenzia delle Entrate. Or will be possible to obtain it during the Welcome Week (4 to 15 September) since will be present employees of Agenzia delle Entrate for the issue of the Fiscal Code.


You are able to apply from 8th of May to 28th of July, 2017.

INPS Scholarships

INPS Scholarships provide financial support for students during the course of their studies. Every year, INPS scholarships are awarded to winners who receive partial reimbursement for expenses incurred while in school. The competition is open to students whose parents work/worked for the Italian public administration. The award is given based on merit as well as the ISEE indicator for financial need.

The Institute awards scholarships through two annual calls for applications: generally issued between the last quarter of the year and the first quarter of the following year. The scholarships are available for students of secondary schools (first and second degree) and for education at a post-secondary level, university, postgraduate studies and professional training.

For further information (in Italian) click here.

Aga Khan Foundation

The Aga Khan Foundation provides a limited number of scholarships each year for postgraduate studies to outstanding students from select developing countries who have no other means of financing their studies, in order to develop effective scholars and leaders and to prepare them for employment, primarily within the AKDN. Scholarships are awarded on a 50% grant : 50% loan basis through a competitive application process once a year in June or July.

The Foundation gives priority to requests for Master's level courses but is willing to consider applications for PhD programmes, only in the case of outstanding students who are highly recommended for doctoral studies by their professors and who need a PhD for the fulfilment of their career objectives (academic or research oriented). March 2017 deadline. More information can be found here.