Eligibility & requirements

Welcome future Italian explorers!

Eligibility & requirements

Italy is waiting for you this summer!

Apply for one of ItaliaRail's five $500 scholarships and you'll have a chance to make your money go further when you study abroad in Italy this summer.

ItaliaRail is also offering a complimentary International Student Identity Card (ISIC) that you can claim right now! With your ISIC in hand you can enjoy over 100,000 discounts worldwide on airfare, cultural attractions, restaurants and more, all in a super convenient digital membership.

Here's how to apply:

  • Apply by the deadline of May 6th, 2024.
  • Obtain a copy of your unofficial transcript and proof of enrollment in your chosen Italy summer 2024 study abroad program.
  • Write a brief summary statement (approx. 150 words) or craft a one-minute video explaining why you chose to study abroad in Italy and how it connects to your future goals.

Pro tip

Be engaging, stay focused, showcase your passion for Italy, and double-check for mistakes before you submit.

Boost your chances! Applicants who engage with ISIC on social media get an extra advantage. Here's what to do: Follow @ISIC.US on Instagram, drop a like on the ItaliaRail & ISIC Partnership announcement post, and tag a friend going abroad!


ItaliaRail's commitment: Supporting study abroad

As one of the world’s leading specialists in Italy travel, ItaliaRail is committed to supporting study abroad, knowing that travel opens new horizons and helps cultures come together.

ItaliaRail strives to make travel in Italy accessible, affordable, eco-friendly, and as enjoyable as possible. We understand the power of study abroad programs to help students discover the world through new eyes. Our Italy scholarship program is designed to encourage students to experience for themselves the wonders of the country we've helped millions of travelers explore for more than 20 years.

Write to us

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201 Somerville Ave
Somerville, MA
02143, USA