Maria Manetti Shrem grants for AP Italian Exam 2016

The Commission for Language and Culture of COMITES is happy to announce that prizes are available to award students who will take the AP Italian Exam 2016 and score 3 or higher.

This initiative is possible thanks to the generosity of Lady Maria Manetti Shrem, a stellar lover of Arts and Culture and well acclaimed Philantropist of California.

Lady Maria Manetti Shrem’s generosity paired with COMITES in an effort to promote the growth of the Italian Language and Culture in Northern California and beyond.



Who can apply?

  • Students for themselves
    Are You getting ready to take the AP Italian Language and Culture Exam on May 11 2016?
    Application Form A) for students who are preparing the AP Italian Exam independently. (download Form A)
  • Teachers for their AP students
    Are you teaching an AP class of Exam takers? Fill out the form for your students.
    Application Form B) for teachers in schools who are preparing students for the AP Italian Exam.(download Form B)


What is the deadline?

Submit the application no later than 15 April 2016.



Send an email to: [email protected]