Summer Course – “Student Reporter Scholarship”
Accademia Riaci offers a special scholarship of 10% for students who choose to become a “student reporter”.
Application deadline: March 31, 2022
Reporter scholarships are awarded based upon various criteria, but with special focus on the applicant’s photography portfolio essay.
Every week, you must submit a report including a photo, movie and an article on that week’s lesson.
Explanation of the technique learned, introduction of materials and tools used, photos of your classes (your work and your classmate’s works, if persons were allowed, persons photographed in natural light.)
On the city, on study abroad living, on roommate, how you spend your days off [about 10 or more photos]
5 photos (or more) and 5 movie (or more), total 10 or more per week with brief explanation of the photo. (2-10 lines more or less.)
Submit the report by Friday at 17:00 with original photo data.
Each week’s photo should include:
2 or more photos and movies of your artwork
2 or more photos and movies of you with your teacher, you with your classmates, you and your classmates all together
2 or more photos and movies of the class during the lessons (while you and the others are studying)
2 or more photos and movies of your living in Florence, such as your accommodation, places you visit in Florence
Other photos and movies (such as school staff, etc.)
About the photos:
All the photos must be on focus
People in the photo must show the face or profile, and not only backs
The copyright of the photos belongs to the school. Your name and profile photo will be shown on our website.
Language must be in English and your native language.
Submit the photos and your article by digital data every Friday.
Those who performed excellently as a Reporter will be given Reporter Scholarship and have 10 % of the tuition of following year’s Master course or the Internship program.
Those who were a successful Reporter for 2 years, will be given an opportunity to take an exam to become a lesson assistant for Accademia Riaci.
- Fill out the Student Reporter Application Form
*Please write the name of the course you wish to enroll, and check if you apply for becoming a Students’ Reporter. It may not be considered without the name of the course.
- Essay: Theme: “How I would like to expand my own business in the future”
A4 size1-2 pages, in Italian or English 200~300 words, or 400 words in Japanese.
- Portfolio with 12 of your works (It must be attached to mail by PDF file.
*It is not necessary if you have no experience in the field in which you would like to study.
The contents of the portfolio must be listed: the number, the size, the medium and the finished date of the work)
- Explanation of each work in your portfolio about the making and characteristics of the works.