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Women’s Italian American Civic League will be rewarding 2 scholarships of $1,500.00 each. The deadline for the application is February 12, 2014.

Eligibility: An applicant must be of Italian ancestry and a 2014 high school graduate.

Criteria: The scholarship is awarded based on American Test (ACT) or Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) college entrance exams (40%), exceptional high school ability (40%) extracurricular (school, church, community service work related) involvement (20%). To be considered for this scholarship, the applicant must be admitted as a matriculated degree student by the applicant’s chosen institute of higher education.

1. Completed application form
2. Official transcript with a copy of ACT or SAT scores.
3. Outline of extracurricular activities.
4. Summary of future educational goals and why you are the best candidate for this scholarship.
5. A personal essay (maximum 300 words) describing:
a. Applicants Italian ancestry
b. How this ancestry has influenced your life.

Award: The scholarship will be paid directly to the successful candidate.

Other Conditions: Upon scholarship acceptance the recipient is required to submit a photograph and short biography. Both items will be published in the All State Italian Day Book. Scholarships are awarded by both the Men’s and Women’s Italian-American Civic League’s. You are encouraged to apply for each chapter’s scholarship. However, one recipient MAY NOT receive both scholarships. The Scholarship Awards Committee selects the recipient.

2014 Women’s IACL Scholarship Application