Students can apply for scholarships and accommodation at the student welfare service provided by Regione Lazio. 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.
Student must respect the following income and wealth limits, exceeding any one of these values is motive for exclusion from the competition:
- ISEE (Equivalent Economic Situation Indicator): € 23.253,00
- ISPE (Equivalent Wealth Situation Indicator): € 50.550,00
Second year students have to satisfy also a requisite of merit. The requisites of merit are based on the total credits/examinations acquired from the date of registration to August 10th 2018. To apply for the scholarship the second-year student must have acquired 30 credits during the first year.
First year student, regularly registered for the 2018/2019 academic year, will be valuated ex post.
Academic Year 2018/2019 Scholarship
Application Period: from May 10 to July 25, 2018
1. Study grants
Laziodisu provides a study grant to the winners of the competition. The maximum amounts are established as follow:
- € 1.950,44 for “local” students
- € 2.852,71 for “commuter” students
- € 5.174,66 for “non-local” students
To reduce the inconvenience of being distant from the University, DiSCo LAZIO assigns, for a period not exceeding eleven months, lodgings in its structures. Only “non-local students” may apply for lodgings.
€ 500 will be deducted from the scholarship as the cost of the service from winners of lodging places.
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 DiSCo LAZIO study grants, registered at universities in Lazio Region, including those registered to PhD programs, have the right, within the limits of availability of funds, to integrate the grant for participation in international mobility programs only once in each degree cycle.
How to Apply
If you are interested in applying to the DiSCo LAZIO scholarships funded by the Regional Agency for Student Support read the following documents:
- Call for Applications a.y. 2018/2019 (Italian)
- DiSCo LAZIO Application Guide a.y. 2018/2019 (Italian)
- Call for Applications a.y. 2018/2019 (English)
- DiSCo LAZIO Application Guide a.y. 2018/2019 (English)
then start your application at www.laziodisco.it
Please Note: if you will be granted the scholarship, you will be able to access the scholarship funds only once enrolled.
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 www.codicefiscale.com 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 in September during the Welcome Weeks at the School of Economics since will be present employees of Agenzia delle Entrate for the issue of the Fiscal Code.
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