Tony Marzitelli Memorial Scholarship Fund
Deadline for Submission: May 31
Tony Marzitelli served on the Board of Directors of the Italian Cultural Centre for 17 years until his unexpected passing in 2010. Tony Marzitelli was an avid sports fan, but also valued the importance of community involvement and post-secondary education.
In memory of Tony Marzitelli, the Marzitelli family has established an annual $500.00 scholarship fund to reward a worthy graduating student with an opportunity to assist in the pursuit of their academic dreams.
Deadline for Submissions: May 31
The Italian Cultural Centre has established four Scholarships to be granted annually to four Grade 12 students residing in Metro Vancouver. One of the applicant’s parents must be of Italian heritage, and as well a member of the Italian Cultural Centre Society. The applicant will plan to attend a post-secondary institution where he or she must also be prepared to pursue Italian-language course work. Each scholarship is worth $500.00. Consideration will be given to both male and female applicants.
The completed application form, a letter of reference, and a copy of the most recent report card must be submitted to Edda Onesti, ICC Italian School Administrator by May 31. Prior to being awarded the scholarship money, the recipient must provide evidence of his or her enrollment in a post-secondary institution.
Italian Cultural Centre Trust Fund – Bursary
The Italian Cultural Centre Trust Fund offers a bursary to students in need of financial aid. Preference is given to students of Italian origin but this opportunity is open to all students at Broadway Campus.
Visit the VCC Financial Aid and Awards office for more information.
Federation of Pugliese Social Clubs of BC and the National Congress of Italian Canadians Scholarship
Deadline for Submissions: September 28, 2015
The Federation of Pugliese Social Clubs offers scholarship prizes for students between 17-25 years old, of Italian descent who are living in BC. There are three scholarship prizes offered. Please see the application form and guidelines below for more information.