Apply for a Scholarship Award by June 15!

May 21, 2021 367

BY: The ICS Board of Directors and Staff

We are pleased to remind you that The Italian Cultural Society offers awards for students who excel in the study of Italian language, Classics, Music, Science, Arts! In particular: Italian language; classics; musics; science; art.

Applications are due by June 15th. Details and application information can be found here.
  
Italian Language - High School Students: Maria Guerrera Wilmeth Award
honors 2 students in schools where Italian is part of the curriculum. Learn details on how to apply here.
 
Italian Language – Middle and Elementary Students: Maura Guida Maffia Award
prizes one student from any school who wants to apply to win a free annual course at the ICS Italian Language Program. Learn details on how to apply here.
 
Classics: The Elena and Antonio De Luca Award 
honors one university student who has excelled in the study of Latin and/or Greek. Learn details on how to apply here.
 
Musics: The Luciana Montanari-Mendola Awards 
honors one university or conservatory student showing promise in piano performance, and one high-school age pianist showing promise in piano performance. Learn details on how to apply here.
 
Science: The Young Scientist Award
recognizes the accomplishments of Italian national scientists working in the Washington area as a doctoral student or as a post-doctoral student or an equivalent (e.g., in connection with NIH, NIST or with NASA or a university) in the physical, biological or medical sciences, mathematics, or engineering. Learn details on how to apply here.
 
Art: The Patricia Segnan Award 
prizes a university student who has excelled in the creation of Art or the study of Art and Art History Learn details on how to apply here.
 
For the Italian Language at university level, we also have the Cesarina Horing Award, but applications are not required. Students have been selected by professors of the Italian department in Georgetown University, University of Maryland, Catholic University, George Mason University, American University and George Washington University. Please help us to support this important award, as well as the Maria Guerrera Wilmeth Award, by donating in your name, or in memory of someone special.
 
Thank you for helping us promoting culture, through these important incentives to students.

SOURCE: The Italian Cultural Society of Washington D.C.

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