Grand Rapids Sister Cities, Perugia - Italy

Perugia Annual Scholarship Open

The Perugia Committee along with the University for Foreigners is proud to announce the annual Angela Andrews Ryan – UNISTRA scholarship is open and seeking applicants for 2016! This long-standing annual scholarship is available to Grand Rapids area residents and students interested in representing Grand Rapids in our sister city of Perugia. The recipient would study the Italian language at the University for Foreigners in Perugia, Italy for four weeks, and the scholarship includes one-month tuition, a modest housing stipend and airfare. This award is intended to benefit the winner with an interesting cultural experience that they would use on a personal, educational and/or business level upon their return to Grand Rapids. Read more and download an application here!

Application deadline for 2016 is March 15. Email questions and completed applications to