Friday, May 14, 2010

Study Italian in Calabria or Basilicata

I recently received this email about a summer Study Abroad program, which is open to adults as well as college students:

Studia l'Italiano e Scopri la Cultura del Mediterraneo
Study Italian and Discover Mediterranean Culture

If you are interested in an unforgettable summer experience, intensive language lessons and profound cultural immersion, film shoots, cinema classes, cooking courses and more, please visit our website:

The De Rada Institute will sponsor the shooting of two movies this summer in Calabria:

Il ritorno di Norman by Renato Guzzardi


Illegal by Eva Benedikt (Film Producer: Demetrio Loricchio)

De Rada is offering 10 Special Scholarships for the Celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the program.

Here are the scholarships available for the programs in Calabria, Puglia and Basilicata:

Vincenzino Selvaggi Grant: $1,000
Giuseppe Faraco Grant: $900
Girolamo De Rada Grant: $800
Girolamo De Rada Grant: $700
San Nilo Grant: $600
Sant'Adriano Grant: $500
San Demetrio Grant: $400
Girolamo De Rada Grant: $300
Teresina Bellucci Grant: $200
Giovanni Andrea Bellucci Grant: $100

For more information, application requirements, and other grant opportunities visit

Best Wishes,

Michelangelo La Luna
Associate Professor of Italian
Director of the URI & De Rada Summer Program in Italy
Office Hours: M-W 11:00-noon and by app.
159 Swan Hall,
University of Rhode Island,
60 Upper College Road,
Kingston, RI 02881 (USA)

No comments: