Scholarships and CILS Exams at Parola School

Scholarships With Parola Italian Language School in Florence

Parola Italian language school offers scholarships to students who would like to learn the Italian language in Florence. Our language grants are a very interesting way to make the Italian culture and language known worldwide.

We cooperate with many cultural institutes and embassies throughout the world, from Germany to Argentina, from Japan to Australia, to promote Italian and Italy’s culture worldwide.

Parola school also runs Italian language programs in Florence in cooperation with some American universities. They include Italian lessons and  activities for group of students in Florence.

Our Italian Language Scholarships in Florence

In case they are going to enroll in one of our Italian language courses in Florence, foreign students can take advantage of a certain amount of Italian language scholarships with Parola.

Our language grants can be taken on our 80-hour Italian language program: a course that is the standard language program of our school (2 hours of grammar and 2 hours of conversation). This course is called “Allegro”, and its price, which is normally 510 euros, changes into 300 euros, thanks to our scholarship reduction. 

Please, contact our office in Florence for further information on the educational grants of Parola Italian school.

Italian Language Scholarships From Italian Culture Institutes

If a language student would like to apply for a scholarship with Parola school, he/she must contact the Italian cultural institutes, consulates, or the Italian embassy in his\her own country.

Alternatively, he\she can write directly to:

Ministero degli Affari Esteri

Dipartimento IX

Piazza della Farnesina, 1

Rome – Italy


Parola school is going to provide a certain amount of scholarships to study the Italian language in Florence throughout the year until completion.

Please note that an Italian language scholarship for the student at our school usually covers 50% of tuition expenses, but it does not include accommodation.

Accommodation For Our Scholarship Students

Upon request, Parola can find the accommodation in Florence to students participating in its scholarship programs or in its summer courses in Florence.

Note: accommodation is not part of the fee guaranteed by the Italian scholarship. Students have to personally pay the total amount of their lodging during their stay in Florence.

CILS Examination Center in Florence With Parola

Parola Italian language school is an official center for the CILS exam and also provides a preparatory courses for 6 CILS certification levels:

  • Absolute Beginners (A1)
  • Beginners (A2)
  • Intermediate (B1)
  • Upper-intermediate (B2)
  • Advanced (C1)
  • Advanced (C2)

The CILS certificate is conferred by the University of Foreigners of Siena.

Contact Parola Italian Language School

For more detailed information regarding our scholarships and the CILS Certification with our Italian language center, please, contact our office in Florence.