The Emma Grollo Memorial Scholarship
The Emma Grollo Memorial Scholarship is to assist students of Italian language or literature to pursue their studies in those fields at an Italian university or institution approved by the Council.
Applications are encouraged from students enrolled in the Italian program in the School of Languages and Linguistics.
The committee may give preference to students undertaking or planning to undertake honours or graduate study in Italian.
The scholarship may be held concurrently with any other award.
The award value may be shared across several recipients.
Recipients are required to:
- Accept award online within 21 days
- Write two letters of appreciation to the donor/committee (upon acceptance and after completion)
- Submit a final report
Applicants will be advised of the outcome via email in approximately 6-8 weeks after the closing date
Complete online application including budget details and upload the following supporting documents
- A four-page document detailing proposed program of study in Italy (four pages)
- Travel itinerary (including departure and return dates)
- Current Academic Record
- Two academic references
Please ensure you have the above information available before you commence your online application
The amount available for this award is approximate. It will be confirmed at the time of awarding and determined by the committee according to the terms of the award.
The judges' decision will be final and the University reserves the right not to award the prize in the event it is considered that no work of sufficient merit has been submitted. Winning applicants please note the University of Melbourne reserves the right to publish the name of the winning applicant on its websites and other University of Melbourne publications.
Taxation on scholarships
Scholarships awarded to part-time students are assessed as taxable income by the Australian Taxation Office (under section 51-10 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997).
To ensure the correct rate of income tax is withheld, part-time students will be asked to provide a Tax File Number (TFN) Declaration Form prior to payment.
For further information on whether a scholarship is taxable, please visit the Australian Taxation Office website.