Requirements: Established by the Taverna family and former pupils to commemorate Mrs. Anna Leone Taverna’s keen interest in and love for education. She loved all children and teached Italian language and culture for more than 25 years. Recipient: a full-time student entering the 2nd year of the Italian studies degree program who achieved the highest academic standing in their first Italian course of the previous year. Selection is made on the recommendation of the Italian studies program coordinator. Application for In-Course Awards required.