Dr Soccorso Santoro Prizes

Three annual awards to the highest ranked 1st, 2nd and 3rd year students in Italian.

Application type

No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $200

Applicable study areas

Language, literature and cultural studies

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 3

  • Michael Donato
    "Receiving this award is an honour and comes at a time where my passion for the Italian language and culture is at a high, and this award reaffirms to me that I am investing my time, energy and fervour into not just a language, but rather a community of compassion and connectedness."
    - Michael Donato
  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be studying Italian in either first, second or third year

    Selection criteria

    The prizes are awarded to the highest achieving first, second and third year Italian studies students.

  • Application process

    There is no application process. The prize is awarded based on merit and the successful recipient will be notified via email.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    The award will be announced as soon as practical after the release of the end of year final results.

  • Variations of this scholarship

    There are three annual prizes: first year, second year and third year.

What are the benefits?

$200 for each prize


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