Awards

  "Mille e una lode" Award (second or third year students only)

The University of Padova offers 1.000 merit-based awards to excellent students in each degree course.

You are eligible for the Mille e una lode award if you:

  • are enrolled at the University of Padova as a second or third year student;
  • you rank in the top 3% of your class, considering the average ECTS and scores gained until August of the current academic year.

How to apply:  you are not required to apply specifically for the programme, as the scholarship is assigned automatically to top students in their class.

Amount of the award: the award consists of services for a total value of euro 1.000 each. Successful students can chose among:

  • funding to study abroad (or increase in your Erasmus scholarship)
  • funding for curricular internships in Italy or abroad
  • funding for post-lauream internships, to start within 12 months after graduation
  • funding for tutoring (50 hours).

 “Mille e una lode” award can be combined with regional and mobility scholarships.

Call 2016/17 (in Italian)

  Student-athlete incentives

The University of Padova offers economic support to student-athletes competing at particularly high levels (e.g. representing national teams, champions of category in the national championships, etc).

Who can apply: any student meeting the criteria below:

  • excellence in the field of sports of particular competitive importance
  • achievement of at least 20 ECTS for each academic year, of which at least 6 during the month of February for those enrolled in the first year.

When to apply: applications must be sent by 30 November 2017 for 2017/2018 academic year.

Amount of the award: annual contribution of euro 1.500 for students with ISEE certification lower than euro 60.000. The award also includes support of a tutor and the opportunity to take exams out of the institutional session, previous agreement with the involved professors.

  Incentive for students enrolled in scientific first cycle degree courses (second or third year students only)

The University of Padova offers an annual merit-based economic support to a selection of students enrolled in scientific degree courses.

You are eligible if you meet the following criteria:

  • being enrolled at second or third year in scientific first cycle degree courses, coded with one of the following: L-7, L-8, L-9, L-27, L-30, L-31, L-34, L-35, L-41;
  • ranking among best students in your class
  • economic condition as certified by ISEE (check Key Documents for more information)

How to apply: you are not required to apply specifically for it, as the award is assigned automatically to eligible students.

Amount of the award: euro 400, as reduction of second and thirst instalments of due tuition fees.

Call 2017/18 (in Italian)

  China Scholarship Council - University of Padova Scholarships

The University of Padova and the China Scholarship Council (CSC) have created a scholarship programme to enable talented Chinese students to undertake a PhD programme at Padova.
The scholarships build on Padova University’s existing relationship with China. It has, in fact, extensive research links with Chinese research institutions and Universities. This scheme provides Chinese students who demonstrate academic excellence and leadership potential with the opportunity to study for a PhD at the University of Padova. They are supported jointly by the China Scholarship (on behalf of the Chinese Ministry of Education) and the University of Padova.

Applying to the University of Padova as a full doctoral student for CSC applicants: deadline January 11, 2019 at 13:00 (Italian
time)
Admissions for CSC candidates

For more information: www.unipd.it/en/scholarships-chinese-phd-students

  Scholarships for students enrolling at the master's degree in mathematics - deadline: 31-07-2019

In the framework of the initiatives aiming at promoting its educational activity, the Department of Mathematics "Tullio Levi-Civita" of the University of Padua, announces a selection procedure to assign four one-year scholarships for especially gifted students who enroll at the Master's Degree in Mathematics. The fellowships are renewable for one extra year, upon winners application.

  Scholarships for students enrolling at the master's degree in computer science - deadline 31-08-2019

In the framework of the initiatives aiming at promoting its educational activity, the Department of Mathematics "Tullio Levi-Civita" of the University of Padua, announces a selection procedure to assign two one-year scholarships for especially gifted students who enroll at the Master's Degree in Computer Science. The fellowships are renewable for one extra year, upon winner application. 

  Scholarship for students enrolling at the master's degree in data science - deadline 10-09-2019

In the framework of the initiatives aiming at promoting its educational activity, the Department of Mathematics "Tullio Levi-Civita of the University of Padua, announces a selection procedure to assign one-year scholarship for especially gifted students who enroll at the Master's Degree in Data Science. The fellowships are renewable for one extra year, upon winners application.

  Gini Foundation: Grants for Foreign Nationals

The Fondazione "Ing. Aldo Gini" supports those who plan to pursue a period of study and/or specialization in a department of the University of Padova in the scientific fields of Agriculture, Engineering or Mathematical, Physical and Natural Sciences for a period of at least six months and no more than one year.
Deadline: August 31, 2018

  15 PhD grants for foreign students fully funded by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo - Deadline expired

The University of Padova, through funding from the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo, offers research fellowships for foreign students to attend Doctoral Courses. During the 3-year doctorate programme, successful candidates are entitled to full board and lodging.
15 PhD grants for the admission of foreign candidates to doctoral courses (33rd series) a.y. 2017/18 are now available.

Deadline: 28th March 2017

Successful candidates must confirm their will to enrol by 3rd July 2017 either by sending a fax to number +39 049 8271934 (a copy of a valid ID document must be attached) or by sending an email to doctoral.grants@unipd.it or formazione.ricerca@unipd.it including a scanned copy of a valid ID document.
In the communication, they will have to confirm the choice of the Doctoral Course and of the curriculum (if any)


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