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Josephine Fusco Endowed Fellowship

In Italian and Italian American Studies

Purpose

To assist the brightest graduate students to Stony Brook University by supporting their course work, research, travel and graduate life associated with their programs in Italian and/or Italian American Studies.

Who may apply:

Josephine Fusco Fellowship In Italian and Italian American Studies is open to U.S. citizens  and International graduate students who have been admitted to the MA in Italian Studies, or the  M.A.T. in Italian.

Selection

A decision will be granted by a committee formed by the Director of the Center for Italian Studies (Giuseppe Gazzola), an Italian Professor from the European Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Department (Irene Marchegiani), and the Assistant  Director, Center for Italian Studies (Josephine Fusco).  The Committee reserves the right to have a formal interview during the selection process. 

Support

Support for the  Selected Fellow in the M.A. in Italian will take the form of traditional financial assistance for the  semester’s educational costs at Stony Brook University as a full-time graduate student.

Support for the  Selected Fellow in the M.A.T. in Italian will take the form of a minimum $5000 fellowship award to be applied to the candidate’s semester’s educational costs at Stony Brook University as a full-time graduate student.

* For more detailed information see the attachments*

How to Apply

Complete the forms and send the application with the following attachments in one .pdf file to giuseppe.gazzola@stonybrook.edu and in cc josephine.fusco@stonybrook.edu with the object " YEAR Fusco Fellowship":

  • Completed  Application Form (attached below);
  • with Curriculum vitae;
  • and One (1) letter of recommendation:
  • Academic Transcripts;
  • with a personal statement about your intrest in this program.

* For more detailed information see the Application form *

Download the Application Form