Merit awards 
Best students in Digital and Public Humanities

Merit awards will be made available for first year graduate students for the 2021/2022 academic year based on their academic standing.

Who is eligible

Merit Awards will be made available for matriculated for the first time on Digital and Public Humanities Master degree programme (2021/2022 a.y.) based on their academic standing. The applicants must be updated with payment of 2021/2022 fees. The students have to be enrolled for the first time in a second-cycle degree programme.

The merit award is incompatible with the Scholarship for Student Financial Aid awarded by the Veneto region.


Merit scholarships are offered on the basis of the average of marks obtained (30 cum laude is 32) and taken exams. The final ranking shall be published by August 2022.

No application is requested. If you fulfill all requisites with reference to the yearly time frame you are automatically taken into consideration for the merit award.


the bursaries are funded by the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities and Research (MIUR) [ITA] through the Department of Excellence Project.

The Scholarship, regardless of its amount and regardless of what is stated on the criteria of various models of Declaration, is NOT exempt from paying tax on income and income tax (IRPEF)

The DSU settore didattica will inform  the awarded students about the modalities and timing of effective granting of the scholarship.

Last update: 22/11/2023