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1/30/2014 - Waterbury Chapter of Unico National Accepting Scholarship Applications


The Waterbury Chapter of Unico National is accepting applications for local one-time scholarships from students of Italian descent who live in and/or attend school in Waterbury.  In addition, applications will be accepted for the 4 four national scholarships from students of Italian descent in the Waterbury area.

Application forms must be completed in their entirety. All completed applications must be received by the Waterbury UNICO Chapter no later than April 1, 2014. Forms are available at all Waterbury Public and Private School Guidance Offices or online at For additional information, please contact Mr. Robert F. Gerace, Scholarship Chairman, at 203 592-8785.

Unico National is offering the following graduate scholarships which include: Sgt. John Basilone Graduate Scholarship, Dr. Benjamin Cottone Medical Scholarship, Bernard and Carolyn Torraco Memorial Nursing Scholarship, DiMattio Celli Family Study Aboard Scholarships, and Ella T. Grasso Literary Scholarship.

The following Doctoral scholarship offerings in science, music and Mediterranean history/archaeology are available by contacting Robert F. Gerace Scholarship Chairman 203 592-8785 or the Unico National office.