Our three general funds support a variety of students, projects, and programs. The Chair can allocate these gifts to meet the greatest needs.
Friends of French and Italian Studies
Friends of French Studies
Friends of Italian Studies
We also invite contributions to the following funds in memory of professors and community members. Many of these funds have restricted purposes.
Albert Rosellini Memorial Scholarship
To support undergraduate students in the UW's Italian Studies Program. Memorializes the pride Governor Albert Rosellini had in his Italian heritage, his commitment to education and his dedication to serving those in need. Search for and give to this fund here
Carmine Smeraldo Endowed Fund in Italian Studies
To provide financial assistance to undergraduate students in the Italian Studies Program. Give to this fund
Eugene Vance Endowed Fund
The purpose of this endowment shall be to provide support for the Department of French and Italian Studies. Give to this fund
Joan Cremin Endowed Fund in French Studies
To provide support for the Department of French and Italian Studies in the College of Arts & Sciences. Distributions from the endowment to be used at the discretion of the Chair. Give to this fund
Joe and Mary Zavaglia Family Endowed Fund for Italian Studies
To help students, both undergraduate and graduate, fund the cost of education in the Italian Studies Program including but not limited to support for tuition and books, research awards, & travel stipends for study abroad. Give to this fund
Pia Friedrich Endowed Fund for Graduate Student Support in Italian Studies
To provide support for graduate students in the Italian Studies Program. Give to this fund
Thanks for your interest and support!