The University of Ferrara awards one Graduation Prize to a student enrolled in the Modern Languages, Science of Communication, Philosophy, or Science of Education Degree Courses at the University. The prize has been established in memory of President of the Italian Republic, Sandro Pertini. The prize is worth 1,500 EUR per year.
All candidates must be graduating in Modern Languages and Literatures, Science of Communication, Philosophy, or Science of Education Degree Courses at the University of Ferrara. They are required to present a thesis on one of the following topics: Honesty and Loyalty in Public Life, Demand for Great Morals and Integrity for whoever undertakes a career in Politics, Refusing Compromise, Social Justice Pursuit, Concrete Acts and a direct and friendly Approach in Politics. All thesis will be evaluated by a special Commission.