NIAF on Campus Program - Application

* All fields are required, unless otherwise noted.


    * How did you hear about the NIAF on Campus Program and the NIAF?

    * Full Applicant Name:

    * Gender:

    * School Mailing Address 1:

    School Mailing Address 2:

    * City:

    * State:

    * Zip:

    * Cell Phone:

    * Preferred Email Address:

    * Permanent (non .edu) E-mail Address:

    * Date of Birth:

    * NIAF Member ID number:


    * Parent/Guardian Name:

    * Parent/Guardian Phone:

    * Parent/Guardian Address:

    Parent/Guardian Address 2:

    * City:

    * State:

    * Zip:

    * Father of Italian Descent?

    * Mother of Italian Descent?

    * Italian regions where your ancestors are from:

    Enter more specific cities (optional):


    * Name of College/University:

    * Major/Area of Study:

    * Expected Semester and Year of Graduation:

    * Will you remain involved in your Italian club from the Fall 2023 semester through the Fall 2024 semester?

    * Are you a member of the Italian Club/Organization at your School?

    * I am a

    * What is the name of the Italian Club/Organization at your School?

    * Position in the Italian Club/Organization at your School:

    * The Italian Club/Organization at your school is a

    If other, please describe.

    * Please describe your Italian organization’s purpose, types of activities that it carries out and your role within it.

    * Do you plan on studying abroad during the Fall 2023, Spring 2024 or Fall 2024 semesters?

    If yes, when?

    * Do you speak Italian?

    -> If yes, what level?

    * Have you ever been to Italy?

    ->If so, where and when?

    * Have you participated in any NIAF programs or activities in the past, including winning a NIAF scholarship, attending the Voyage of Discovery or attending the NIAF Gala?

    ->If yes, list the program(s) and year(s):

    * Does your organization receive support/financial assistance from any other local or national Italian/Italian American organizations?

    ->If yes, list the organization(s) and way(s) in which your organization receives support:

    * Tell us about your involvement at your university both in your Italian Club and in the University community. What motivated you to become involved in your Italian Club?

    * Please describe how you act as a leader in the Italian American community.

    * How do you expect the Italian American community to evolve over the next 25 years?

    * Why is it important to educate university communities about the Italian American culture?

    * As a NIAF on Campus Fellow, how do you plan to create a stronger Italian American presence on your school’s campus?

    Please be aware that in addition to submitting this application, to be considered for the NIAF Campus Program, a professor or advisor must submit a letter of recommendation on the applicant’s behalf to by September 15, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. Letters sent directly from the applicant will not be accepted.

    Application decisions will be sent on Friday, September 22, 2023 by 5:00 p.m. please be sure to add to your safe sender list to ensure that you receive application updates.