Who Can Apply?

The Fellowship is open to candidates interested in studying at the Angelicum to obtain a Licence Degree or a Diploma in Interreligious Studies at this University.

Licence Degree applicants:

  • Licence applicants planning to pursue their first year of the Licence Degree are eligible to apply if they submit a written commitment from their Bishop or Appropriate Religious Superior that they will receive support in the second and final year of their studies.
  • Students pursuing their second and final year of the License Degree at the Angelicum are eligible to apply.

Diploma in Interreligious Studies applicants:

  • The aim of the Diploma in Interreligious Studies is to provide for those who are not qualified for entrance into the STL program the opportunity to explore various aspects of interreligious issues.
  • Applicants need to hold at least a B.A. degree from an academic institution with good standing
  • The norms for admission to the Diploma program will be determined by the Dean's office based on the student having demonstrated that they have either some academic experience at the university level or personal experience in working with other religions.

In order to be eligible to apply for a Russell Berrie Fellowship, candidates must first prove that they have gained or are eligible to gain admission to the Licence Program or the Diploma Program at the Angelicum.

Students who are already studying at the Angelicum, are also eligible to apply for the Fellowship, under the condition that their academic focus falls within the field of Interreligious Studies.

Application deadline extended: April 30, 2017

A sufficient knowledge of English or Italian is required.

Only applicants who meet the eligibility criteria described above will be considered for the Fellowship.