Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani /Giacomo Bologna Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The NRAEF and Gruppo Ristoratori Italiani (GRI) will award up to 6 students with an all-expense-paid trip from New York City to Italy.  Applicants must demonstrate an interest in Italian viticulture - view a full list of eligibility requirements.

The scholarship enables students to travel to Italy for a week and participate in various culinary and restaurant industry related classes and tours. During this program, students will be offered a first-hand experience in Italian winemaking and cooking. Each year, GRI organizes a unique experience for students that highlights a region in Italy.

GRI is a not-for-profit association dedicated to promoting knowledge of authentic Italian food and wine through education.

Award amount: This scholarship is for an educational trip to Italy. 
Who Can Apply: Eligible applicants must have an interest for Italian viticulture and cuisine. Candidates are chosen by GRI. Funds are used for an educational trip to Italy.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,


Num Awards: 6

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation
2055 L St. NW
Washington, DC 20036

Contact Person: Shanna Young

Phone: (800) 765-2122 ext. 6744