Unicredit & Universities Foundation
Crivelli Europe and Fanno Scholarships in Economics, Banking and Finance

Applications are invited for two Scholarships in Economics, Banking and Finance for the academic year 2013/2014.

DESCRIPTION: The 2 Scholarships provide Euro 25,000 gross of taxes each renewable for a second year, for the attendance of a PhD program abroad from the academic year 2013-2014. The sum includes travel expenses and health insurance. Appropriately documented university tuition fees will be paid by the Foundation.

The Crivelli Europe Scholarship is aimed at either citizens of all 22 countries where UniCredit is present, with a degree from any European/non-European university (also outside the geographical area of the Group) or citizens of any nationality with a degree from any European university within the geographical area of the Group. Applicants must have obtained a degree (at least three years in duration) in the fields of economics, banking or finance, with a final top mark, after 30 September 2010.

The area of the 22 countries where UniCredit operates includes: Austria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey and Ukraine.

The Marco Fanno Scholarship is aimed at citizens of any nationality with a degree from any Italian university. Applicants must have obtained a degree (at least three years in duration) in the fields of economics, banking or finance, with a final mark at least of 110/110, not longer than three years before the issuing date of the competition notice (July 18, 2012).

The Scholarships are awarded based on the candidates' curriculum, letters of reference, etc.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Further information is available at:

1 Crivelli Europe Scholarship - http://unicreditanduniversities.eu/index.php/en/fellow/show/fellow_id/1

1 Marco Fanno Scholarship - http://unicreditanduniversities.eu/index.php/en/fellow/show/fellow_id/2

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have obtained a degree (at least three years in duration) in the fields of economics, banking or finance, with a final top mark, within the last three years.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications should be received by 15 November 2012. Candidates may only apply online using the application available on the Foundation's website at: http://www.unicreditanduniversities.eu

Documentation accompanying the application must be submitted exclusively online in English and in PDF format.

Only complete submissions received by 15 November 2012 can be accepted.

CONTACTS:
UniCredit & Universities Foundation
Via Santa Margherita 12
20121 Milan
Italy

Giannantonio De Roni (+39 02 87275582), giannantonio.deroni@unicredit.eu
Annalisa Aleati (+39 02 87275583), annalisa.aleati@unicredit.eu



Posted 9/23/12