Italian-American 2017 grads eligible for grant

Jan 25, 2017 877

The Italian-American Festival Foundation Inc. of Stark County will award $8,000 in college scholarships for the 2017 academic year. Applicants must be of Italian American heritage and a 2017 graduate of a Stark County high school. Scholarships are awarded on a basis of need, scholastic ability, extra-curricular involvement and character. Scholarship winners will be announced during the awards breakfast of the Italian American Festival on June 15.

To obtain an application, applicants must submit a request in writing to Italian-American Festival Foundation Inc., PO Box 9345, Canton, Ohio 44711-9345. Mark it to the attention of Louie Mattachione, chairman - Scholarship Committee. This is the 31st consecutive year the foundation has awarded scholarships totaling $210,000. Funds for the scholarships come from the annual festival set for June 15, 16 and 17 at Market Square green space in Canton. For more information, visit www.CantonItalianFesta.org.

Read more

SOURCE: http://www.indeonline.com/

You may be interested