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Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs "North Africa" Programme

The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation will not award new grants for candidates applying for the 2018-19 academic year. 

2018-19 candidates who are nationals of one of the following countries (Algeria, Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia) and do not fit in with any of the national grant programmes, may be admitted under the EUI special doctoral fellowships programme, or on condition they are able to secure external sponsorship.



Grant and Allowances

  • Monthly Grant: 1,200 EUR as of September 2017
  • Family allowance: no
  • Health insurance: yes
  • Travel allowance: yes (provided by the EUI)


The Grant Authority provides a monthly grant for the first three years of EUI Ph.D. Programme. The fourth year is covered by the EUI (2018 grant is 1,315 EUR per month, in addition to other allowances).

Grant Authority


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Page last updated on 23 October 2017