One lucky student will be able to win the FIERI scholarship worth $5,000!
FIERI is an organization comprised of students and young professionals, from ages 18-39, who have the shared goal of promotion and preservation of Italian and Italian American heritage and culture. They seek to correct misconceptions about Italian Americans in the media, to promote networking and youth empowerment, to facilitate career opportunities for students and young professionals and foster a deeper understanding of the value of higher education.
To be considered, students need to meet all three of the following criteria:
- Must be of Italian American origin
- Must already be attending college or a University
- Must be majoring in Italian with the intention to teach, or be an active member of FIERI, or reside in the Bronx or Westchester county OR attend a college or University located in the Bronx or Westchester.
The application, an essay and transcripts are all required for entry and the deadline is coming up quick on April 10, 2015. Download your application today at http://wiccny.org/sermon/fieri-young-professionals-group/.
*Please note that this scholarship is not affiliated with Stony Brook University or the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Services. Any questions or correspondence regarding this scholarship should be sent to them via the Contact Us section on http://www.wiccny.org.