Scholarships for Venice, Italy

Residential Scholarships in Venice

Vittore Branca International Center for the Study offers 10 residential scholarships to PhD students and post - doc students, under the age of 40, on June 10th, 2021, interested in spending two consecutive months in Venice at the Vittore Branca International Center for the Study of Italian Culture between January and December 2022.

The scholarships are offered, within the interdisciplinary context that characterizes the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, to Italian and international scholars wishing to further their studies of Italian culture – especially that of the Veneto – in one of the following fields: Venetian history, Renaissance Studies, art history, literature, music, drama, early printed books and comparative cultures and spiritualities. 

Candidates shall propose a research topic preferably focused on the archives and documents kept in the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice.

Information on Research Institutes and Centers:

Access to Digital Archives at Fondazione Giorgio Cini:

Research in the Library catalogues:

Research guidelines of particular interest:

It is possible to contact Institutes and Centers Specialists to learn more about the materials held in the Fondazione Giorgio Cini libraries: please contact for orientation.

Application deadline:

June 10th 2021