Fondazione Benetton is pleased to offer Landscape Scholarships for Master Degree Programs – third edition call for the academic year 2017/2018. Scholarships are open to Italian and foreign students.

Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche, in the framework of the research activities on landscape and the care of places, developed with its own Scientific Committee, establishes landscape scholarships respectively dedicated to Sven-Ingvar Andersson (1927-2007), Rosario Assunto (1915-1994) and Ippolito Pizzetti (1926-2007), key figures for the scientific work of the Foundation since its very establishment.

The Benetton Foundation work begins in 1987 when Luciano Benetton gathers around him a group of intellectuals to give rise to a cultural institution. From the beginning, the Foundation is entrusted to the architect Domenico Luciani, with the architect Tobia Scarpa and the historian Gaetano Cozzi that creates a reality that is at the center of its scientific studies and research on territory and landscape: history, geography, natural and cultural heritage, the behavior of the men who inhabit it through the centuries.

Deadline:31 August 2017
Study in:Italy
Providers:Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche
Course Level:Masters degree programme
Field of Study:The legacy of their tutelage continues to inspire and guide landscape studies and research and that is why the scholarships focus on three thematic areas that represent their cultural profile and field of activity: –

  • Landscape project (Sven-Ingvar Andersson)
  • Landscape theories and policies (Rosario Assunto)
  • Nature and gardens (Ippolito Pizzetti)

Scholarship Award for Fondazione Benetton Landscape Scholarships:

The value of each scholarship is set at Euro 10,000.00 (gross). The duration of the scholarships, residential and which cannot be extended, is six months each.

Number of Scholarships: Two scholarships are implemented for the third, 2017/2018 edition, one for each thematic area Landscape project and Landscape theories and policies.

Eligibility for Fondazione Benetton Landscape Scholarships:

The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • The scholarships are open to Italian and foreign graduates (master’s degree/laurea magistrale) and postgraduates, under the age of 40 on 31 August 2017.
  • Research grant holders or those who hold a public or private position, and carry out any work activity on an ongoing basis cannot apply. Candidates will be selected based on their application.
  • The application form is available with the call at or at the Foundation’s secretary’s office (via Cornarotta 7, Treviso, open from Monday to Friday, 9:00am-1:00pm, 2:00pm-6:00pm).

Nationality for Fondazione Benetton Landscape Scholarships:

The scholarships are open to Italian and foreign students.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

English Language Requirements: A good knowledge of written and spoken Italian is required.

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