NIAF Scholarships

Ensuring the success of the future Italian American generations.

NIAF on Campus

Celebrating Italian American Heritage on University Campuses Nationwide

NIAF Virtual Events

Learn more about your Italian heritage from home with NIAF’s original series of virtual events.

NIAF Congressional Fellowship

Fostering the next generation of Italian American leaders.
Apply by June 1.

Honor Your Italian American Ancestors, Empower the Next Generation

NIAF Stands in Solidarity with Italy

As the Country Urgently Tries to Contain the Coronavirus

The NIAF Museum on Italian Immigration is closed until further notice.

The safety and enjoyment of our guests is our foremost concern.

NIAF Coronavirus Relief Efforts

Join Us to Support the Italian and Italian American Communities.

Join the da Vinci Council

Be a part of the Foundation's most generous benefactors

Start Your Virtual Adventure!

NIAF’s Staying-at-Home Repository of Links includes free tours, exhibits, shows, podcasts, performances and films.

Support Your Italian Restaurants

These restaurants, delis and eateries are providing curbside, pick-up and delivery services during these difficult times.

Sogno Toscano - Get 10% Off

Use code NIAF10 when you order online from NIAF’s newest corporate sponsor!
What We Do


Annually, NIAF awards roughly $1 million to promote Italian American culture and support the academic success of Italian American youth


Strengthening the bond between Italy and the United States


From hosting film forums to engaging students on their college campuses, NIAF provides resources to learn more about your heritage


Events for Italian American public policy stakeholders: government leaders, diplomatic officials and public policy professionals
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