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Education Office


ufficio scola

Ivana Marroncelli
Education Office Director

ivana.marroncelli@esteri.it

T +1 617 722 2409

M +1 617 6970930

Education Office

Dear students and teachers of Italian,

this is the page of the Education Office of @italyinboston in which you will find the initiatives dedicated to the Italian language and the promotion of culture in the schools and universities of our constituency.

The goal of the office is to strengthen relations with the Italian and Italian-American educational and cultural community, organizations and associations in promoting the values, culture and traditions of Italian heritage in our consular jurisdiction.

I am at your disposal in the ongoing efforts aimed at further enriching our common cultural heritage to be transmitted to future generations!


AATI National Italian Exam 2024

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Guida Eduitalia-Study In Italy 2024

Dear students and teachers,

we are pleased to inform you that Eduitalia, the Italian association of qualified schools, academies and universities that offers courses to foreign students every year, has recently published its Guida Eduitalia-Study in Italy 2024 which describes all the 115 academies and institutions where students can go and study Italian.

If you are interested in having a fantastic experience in Italy and master Italian at best, visit the Eduitalia’s website to find all the courses available in schools, academies and universities in the most fascinating & beautiful cities and regions in Italy and explore opportunities that might be of interest to you.


Bando Rotary Club – corso lingua italiana luglio 2024

Il Rotary club di Perugia ha emanato un bando per la selezione di 8 borse di studio per la frequenza di un corso di lingua e cultura italiana presso l’Università per Stranieri di Perugia a luglio 2024.

Ogni ulteriore indicazione circa le modalità di presentazione della domanda a cura di ciascuno studente, i benefici inclusi nella borsa e ogni altra utile informazione sono reperibili nel bando pubblicato in italiano e in inglese e scaricabile dalla pagina dedicata del sito di Ateneo.

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Opportunity: Evening Beginning Italian Teacher Needed for Salem High School Enrichment Program

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MITA Scholarships 2024

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Scholarships – Trentino is waiting for you

The Autonomous Province of Trento has approved a call for applications for five scholarships reserved for Trentino descendants living abroad to attend undergraduate and master’s degree programs at the University of Trento for the academic year 2024/2025. The call for applications and the form to apply are available at this link.

The deadline to send the application and required attachments to ufficio.partenariati@pec.provincia.it is May 20, 2024 at 12:00 noon (am – CET).

Applicants are advised to carefully consult the University’s course admission notices at this page with special reference to the deadline dates (may be earlier than May 20, 2024).

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February 15 2024

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has issued the Decree 4815/0229 – attached hereto – by which it establishes the criteria and procedures for the disbursement of funds allocated in Chapter 2619, Management Plan 2. These grants are aimed at the promotion of Italian language and culture exclusively in primary and secondary schools. The grants contribute to the payment of teachers’ salaries hired under local law, scholarships and study trips to Italy.

Schools interested in competing and subsequently submitting their application for grants, will have to submit the forms and the letter through the Education Office at the Consulate General of Italy in Boston no later than March 8th 2024.

  • Capitolo 2619, Programma Gestionale 2, 2024: Contributions for K-12 schools to support Italian teaching positions, both existing or to be started, and contributions to study trips to Italy:
  1. A) contributions to support Italian teaching positions, both existing or new (Forms A and A2);
  2. B) contributions to study trips to Italy (Forms B and B2, to be awarded in case funding requests in Program A are not completely used).

Please take the time to read the annexes below:

In order to submit applications, both the letter and the forms are to be signed by the Principal or Head of Department.

Please note that the deadline to submit the application form and documents to this office is March 8th, 2024.

The application should include:

  1. dated and signed letter of request of the School, on the School’s headed paper, signed by the Principalwith the motivation of the request and description of Italian Language activities;
  2. application Forms A, B, as applicable, in editable .pdf format, completed in all their parts in Italian, also dated and signed by the Principal;
  3. If your School was awarded contributions in the past five years, a report on the results achieved and evidence of the usage of the last grant received should be submitted (Forms A2, B2 in editable .pdf format, as applicable).

 

The contribution request for Italian teaching positions should not exceed euro 25,000.00.

The forms are in editable PDF format to facilitate data entry, to allow the Legal Representative of the requesting school to upload their signature (in jpeg format), the Consulate to insert the stamp (in jpeg format) and its digital signature.

To ensure full functionality of the editable PDF format you will need to open attachments using Adobe, Internet Explorer or Edge.

Only applications that are filled out in the editable PDF format will be accepted.

 

For any further information and/or support in preparing the requested documents and filling out the required application forms, please contact the Education office:

 

Tel +1 617 722 9409

email: ufficioscuole.boston@esteri.it

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has issued a decree by which it establishes the criteria and procedures for the disbursement of funds allocated in chapter 2619 – Management plan 2.

These grants are for the creation and operation of chairs/professorships/lectureships of Italian language at foreign universities and are intended for the partial coverage of the remuneration of teachers hired by universities under local law contracts. The term “cattedra” i. e. chairs/professorships/lectureships means positions and/or courses in universities, in which the Italian language is among the languages taught, according to the regulations of the institution concerned, even if the position or course has a different denomination. These grants are intended for the partial contribution to the payment of the Italian position. The contribution request for the Italian teaching position should not exceed 25,000.00 euros.

The contributions granted in the financial year 2024 must be used by the end of the activities of the academic year 2024/25.

Please note that the deadline to submit the application form and documents to this office is March 8th, 2024.

Universities interested in competing and subsequently applying for grants must submit the following documents, each individually dated, signed and stamped by the Dean or Department Head:

 

Please note that both Form A and Form B should be filled out electronically, preferably in Italian. All documents should be completed in full, dated, signed and stamped by the applicant. The letter and the forms must be submitted to the Education Office of the Consulate General of Italy in Boston by March 8th, 2024.

For any further information and/or support in preparing the requested documents and filling out the required application forms, please contact the Education office:

Tel +1 617 722 9409

Email: ufficioscuole.boston@esteri.it