Scholarships & Grants Application

Instructions and Application

VICA encourages those who are seeking to broaden their knowledge of Italy, including the Italian-American experience, the Italian experience, its language, arts, music, history and culture to apply.

Eligibility

Must be a Vermont resident, a student attending an accredited Vermont school or those with a relationship to Vermont. Vermont-based organizations are also eligible for funding.

Application Deadline

Application Due: May 15

Notification: June 15

Funding

Scholarships/grants range from $500 - $1,000

Requirement of Recipient

Within 6 months of project completion, recipients are required to share their experience and accomplishment with VICA and the Vermont community through one or more means. This may include a live presentation, an accessible electronic presentation, and photographs and print in the VICA newsletter and local newspapers or periodicals. VICA is open to other, innovative methods of communication. It does reserve the right to approve the grantee's method(s) of communication and to publicize each awarded grant, including the grantee's name, affiliation (if any), and photo.

Application Instructions

Applicants should submit a PDF document addressing, in sequence, all points and questions that appear on the application. The document and a covering email should be submitted here. Completed applications may also be mailed, with a covering letter, to: VICA Scholarships and Grants Committee, P.O. BOX 4054, Burlington, VT 05406-4054