Nutley, NJ - Unico Foundation, Inc., a national service organization whose members are of Italian descent, is accepting scholarship applications for high school seniors, as well as several others for undergraduate and graduate students of Italian descent.
The Nutley chapter will sponsor eligible students who live in New Jersey. These scholarships for high school students are in addition to local scholarships available to Nutley residents only, and require a separate application. There are four $6000 grants.
Scholarships for students currently in college and for those pursuing post graduate studies are also available. These undergraduate scholarships are for Literary Studies, Fine Arts, Science, Engineering and those wishing to study abroad. Graduate grants are for any area, as well as Medicine and Nursing. There is also a scholarship for students of Southern Italian ancestry.
Information about these scholarships is available online at www.unico.org. These scholarships must be applied for online. There are no paper applications.
Applicants are reminded to select the scholarship tab for all instructions.
For further information or for recommendations, contact Michele Fleitell at UnicoNationalScholarshipNutley@gmail.com. The application deadline for most is April 15, 2020. One application is due on March 1, 2020
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