REGULATION

Istituto Marangoni Scholarship Campaign – September 2022

Istituto Marangoni Dubai offers best talents the opportunity to benefit from a deduction as a facilitation to the enrollment in its courses.
 Scholarships are intended as a deduction on the tuition fees (enrolment fee is always due).


This Regulation refers to the Scholarship Campaign dedicated to Courses starting in the September 2022 intake.

Deduction opportunities

Students can apply for up to AED 28.000 deduction on the tuition fee (please, note that the enrolment fee is always due). The deduction can be applied to courses at Undergraduate & Preparatory level offered by Istituto Marangoni at the following schools:


Dubai School of Fashion & Design

Specifications about each course are available at: www.istitutomarangoni.com



Please note that:

1) available courses at Undergraduate level are the following: 


Foundation Courses:

- Foundation in Fashion
- Foundation in Design

Three Year Courses:

- Fashion Design & Accessories
- Interior Design
- Product Design
- Visual Design

Undergraduate Progression Courses:

- Fashion Business
- Fashion Styling & Creative Direction

For those applying to three-year courses: any deduction awarded is applied only to the first year of the three years of study. 


Multiple requests shall not be considered. Participation in the selection is free of charge.

No extra costs will be charged other than those deriving from the candidate’s internet network connection for accessing the service, which are the responsibility of the user. 


Istituto Marangoni assumes no responsibility for events beyond its reasonable control including, without limitation: the access, bar to access, the malfunction and difficulties relating to the technical instruments, the software and the hardware, the transmission and the connection, the data which can bar the candidate from participating in the selection.
 A mandatory requisite for the participation in this selection is the candidates’ explicit consent to the processing of his/her personal data.

Selection and Assignment Criteria

The Istituto Marangoni Scholarship Committee will select the winners based on the materials provided by the candidate. 
Materials submitted may not contain images and/or contents which are or could be considered offensive, illegal and/or immoral, nor sexually suggestive materials which promote, also potentially, offensive, profane, violent, obscene, or hate speech based upon the race and/or sex of an individual or group. 
The rights of use for iconographic materials are considered property of the Candidate.


All accompanying texts and documents submitted shall be written in English. Content in any other language will not be made visible. Istituto Marangoni reserves the right to exclude from participation candidates who submit materials which do not comply with the Regulation.

Deadlines

Candidates interested in courses at Undergraduate and Preparatory level, starting in the September 2022 intake, shall upload the requested materials and finalize the application no later than August 8th 2022.
 Application deadlines for any eventual special project will be specified in a dedicated regulation.
 Candidates will receive a confirmation e-mail for the application submitted.
 If candidates do not receive the confirmation email, are invited to contact scholarships@istitutomarangoni.com no later than 24 hours after submission.
 Applications are evaluated on a rolling basis. Applicants will be notified regarding the outcome of their application once the Committee has come to a final decision.

Terms of Assignment and Acceptance

Please note that all applications received will be evaluated on a rolling basis. Awarded candidates will be asked to confirm the acceptance of the offered deduction within 3 working days and to pay the due enrolment fee within 5 working days from the acceptance day.
 Lacking a feedback and the payment of the enrolment fee from the applicant side, awarded candidate name will be removed from the list of recipients and a place shall not be guaranteed after this time. By accepting the deduction and enrolling into an Istituto Marangoni programme, the candidate implicitly accepts to become an Istituto Marangoni Scholarship testimonial for the following Campaigns, where requested.
 The regular attendance of the course as well as the maximum commitment on the part of the deduction recipient will be a binding requisite to obtain the final certificate.
 The possible decision on the part of the participant to postpone their participation to the Course will automatically lead to the cancellation of the deduction assigned. 
In case the selected Istituto Marangoni course is not activated for the February 2022 intake at the School of interest, the applicant may be offered to use the deduction to enroll into the same course in another Istituto Marangoni School. Alternatively, the applicant may be offered a similar course at the same School.


IMPORTANT NOTE for AFAM validated courses: for applicants to three-year courses, the Academic Committee will select a list of finalists, who might be assigned a deduction. The final assignment will be subject to the successful completion of an aptitude Interview.

Jury

The Scholarship Committee is composed by Istituto Marangoni leading Faculty members.
 The Scholarship Committee will unquestionably judge and select the most appropriate candidate profiles.

Required documents for Foundation - Three-Years* Courses

In order to request a Scholarship for an Undergraduate course, students are asked to provide:

- Personal statement
- Copy of high school diploma and school certificates*
- Copy of passport / ID
- For three-year programs: non-English native speakers must provide a certificate of language skills, level B1 of CEFR with specific requirements
- Copy of High School Grades Certificate;
- For three-year programs: 6 creative ideas**

* Students applying to the three-year programs must have at least 13 years of secondary education
** 6 self-produced Creative Ideas can be anything that visually describes their inspiration and the area of study that they have chosen. They can be submitted in the form of sketches, drawings, photographs, moodboards and collages. The 6 creative ideas might also be a mix of these. They can also be a personal reinterpretation of objects, environments, people, situations, etc. or design ideas such as a representation of personal creations such as outfits/fashion collections, objects, furniture pieces, interior spaces, etc. according to the desired program you are applying to. All items must be submitted in A4 or A3 format, in .pdf, .tiff, .jpg, .zip.

Required documents for Undergraduate Progression Courses

In order to request a Scholarship for an Undergraduate course, students are asked to provide:
- Personal statement
- Copy of high school diploma and school certificates
- Copy of passport / ID - Non-English native speakers must provide a certificate of language skills, level B1 of CEFR with specific requirements
- For the Fashion Styling program: 6 creative ideas*
- For the Fashion Business program: written piece of work**

* 6 self-produced Creative Ideas can be anything that visually describes their inspiration and the area of study that they have chosen. They can be submitted in the form of sketches, drawings, photographs, moodboards and collages. The 6 creative ideas might also be a mix of these. They can also be a personal reinterpretation of objects, environments, people, situations, etc. or design ideas such as a representation of personal creations such as outfits/fashion collections, objects, furniture pieces, interior spaces, etc. according to the desired program you are applying to. All items must be submitted in A4 or A3 format, in .pdf, .tiff, .jpg, .zip.

** The document should include a critical reflection on a contemporary phenomenon relevant for the fashion industry (e.g. sustainability, inclusivity, digitalization etc.) or the analysis of a brand of their choice. The text should be accompanied by visual research and a list of references and be submitted as a pdf file.

Property rights

The candidate assures that all intellectual property rights used in the material provided are owned by the candidate or the candidate has a consent to use materials, texts or images of third parties. The candidate will keep Istituto Marangoni exempt, without limitation, from any claim, liability, costs, expenses, damages, injuries, direct and indirect losses, loss of business, that may raise to Istituto Marangoni as a consequence of direct or indirect use of third-party materials, texts or images.
  Candidates agree to allow Istituto Marangoni to use, severally or jointly, texts and images of their own dream; property rights of all images and texts shall be exclusively and definitively transferred to Istituto Marangoni, free of charge and without time limitation. Candidates agree to allow Istituto Marangoni to use, severally or jointly, texts and images of their own dream; property rights of all images and texts shall be exclusively and definitively transferred to Istituto Marangoni, free of charge and without time limitation.