American First Italian Always
REQUIREMENTS FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP FOR 2012
1. An Applicant must be:
a. A citizen of the United States or Canada.
b. This year's graduating high school senior who has applied
for admission to a college or university.
c. A child or grandchild of a member in good standing in one
of the clubs within the Florida Federation of Italian
American Clubs, Inc.
2. An Applicant must submit the following:
a. The completed attached form (Application and
b. A letter of recommendation from one school authority
describing the student's activities and leadership
records in high school as well as description of personal
character, initiatives and home background.
c. A letter from the applicant's parent, grandparent or
d. A letter from the president of the sponsoring club as to
the applicant sponsor's membership standing in the club.
e. Applicant must submit an original essay of 500 words or
more. Essays must be typewritten and double spaced.
Essays may be about Italian music, art, the theater,
inventors, any city of Italy of special interest,
distinguished past of contemporary person (Italian or
Italian descent), and has has this influenced your life.
3. Applicants must have their high school submit the following:
a. An official high school grade transcript.
b. The test scores from their Scholastic Aptitude Test
(SAT) or the American College Test (ACT).
c. Grade Point Average (GPA), Rank in class.
The recipients of the scholarship will be notified by mail. Only the winners of the scholarship will be notified by March 31st. The Federation will arrange direct disbursement of the award to the attending institution upon official notification from that institution of the student's enrollment in that college or university.
THE COMPLETED APPLICATION PACKET MUST BE RECEIVED BY MARCH 1, 2016.
NOTE: ALL OF THE ABOVE REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET, OR THIS WILL BE CONSIDERED AN INCOMPLETE APPLICATION AND WILL NOT BY JUDGED BY THE SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE.
THE COMPLETED APPLICANT PACKET SHOULD BE MAILED TO:
1200 St. Charles Place, #612
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026
Tel: (954) 967-8512
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