Summer Certificate Program 2021

Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici is now offering a Summer Certificate Program carefully designed to meet increasing demand for on-site educational opportunities that emphasize career readiness within structured yet flexible plans of short-term study. Students can choose from five options that address specific and relevant themes, delivering a powerful advantage for those who are eager to progress along their projected career path.

By enrolling in two purposefully paired LdM summer courses, study abroad students can feel confident knowing their Italian summer is well spent, coupling pre-professional development with specialized enrichment. A Summer Certificate from LdM signifies both intention and curiosity, preparing tomorrow’s leaders to tackle the global challenges of today.

Wine Business and Culture

At one time or another, almost every wine lover has fantasized about buying a small vineyard and making their own wine. LdM welcomes the aspiring sommelier, the future wine buyer, the vintner-to-be, and anyone...

Ethics Today

There are the two core objectives for all humanities: to teach consideration of all positions, and to teach the making up of one’s own mind. LdM recognizes our present moment in human history. Global leaders...

Human Creativity

Italians know art. Art helps us heal, circumvent the limitations of language, and exercise creative wellness in our personal and professional lives. In this last year, have you turned to the arts – fine,...

Global Sustainability

LdM introduces environmentally mindful students to the natural and agricultural realities of farming in Italy and around the world. The COVID-19 pandemic has placed a spotlight on global food insecurity – an...


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Each summer certificate consists of two core courses. Although each course listed for the 2021 Summer Certificates may be taken as a single study abroad course, the Certificate is only awarded to those students co-enrolled in both Summer Certificate courses.


June 2021: from May 27th to June 24th
July 2021: from July 1st to July 29th

Application Deadlines

June Session: May 10th, 2021
July Session:  June 10th, 2021

LdM Summer Certificate Grants

LdM offers a grant to all students who enroll in the Summer Certificate Program. Qualified recipients must have applied to the LdM Summer Certificate Program of their choice by the appropriate deadline. Participating students will receive their Summer Certificate Grant on site in Italy.

For any further enquires contact: [email protected]

Application Form: LdM Study Abroad SUMMER 2021