Annual awards for Italian graduating high school seniors from a California, Nevada, or Klamath Falls, Oregon high school planning to attend a postsecondary institution in Italy pursuing studies in the Italian Language. Students must be wholly or partly of Italian ancestry and have completed a foreign language course in high school. Selection is based on scholastic record, demonstrated leadership, financial need, and personal goals. Award is for one month of study abroad. Number of awards may vary. An essay must be included with application packet. Contact student's guidance counselor or the Organization for more information and/or application.