Home > Financial Aid > College Scholarships > Scholarships By Type > Academic Scholarships And Merit Scholarships > The National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

The National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

Award Amount
$12,000
Awards Available
See Description
Deadline
March 1, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) annually awards scholarships to outstanding students in the summer for use during the following academic year. The awards will be made on the basis of academic merit and divided between two groups of students.

    Eligibility:
    -Be a member of NIAF or have a parent or guardian who is a member of NIAF
    -Be enrolled in a US accredited institution of higher education for the Fall
    -At least a 3.5 GPA (Students that are a part of a pass/fail system are eligible)
    -Be a United States citizen or a permanent resident alien
    -Be “Italian American” (have at least one ancestor who has immigrated from Italy)
    -No immediate family members of the NIAF Board of Directors, Regional Vice-Presidents, Area Coordinators or staff are eligible for NIAF scholarships.

    Each scholarship award can only cover tuition and university-provided room and board. Scholarship recipients are eligible for one year of scholarship support. Scholarship applicants and winners can and are encouraged to reapply in subsequent years.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • National Italian American Foundation
  • 1860 19th St. NW
  • Washington, DC 20009
  • scholarships@niaf.org
  • 202-939-3114

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Former KKK Leader Appeals College Suspension for Gun Photo

November 21, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Photo credit: The Florida Times-Union

A former KKK leader with swastika tattoos attending the University of North Florida was suspended a week ago, but was back on campus on Monday to appeal the university's decision. The school had prepared for a possible neo-Nazi rally by supporters during the hearing, but only four people came out to support Ken Parker; while roughly 80 counter protestors made an appearance. [...]

Colleges Aggressively Fighting Binge Drinking by Banning Fraternities, Sororities

November 14, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Colleges nationwide have stepped-up and implemented indefinite bans on fraternity and sorority activities in hopes of "battling a culture of alcohol abuse." Some student's parents, however, stated that such restrictions "ruined my so-and-so's cultural life." [...]

Thanksgiving College Scholarships for Community Service

November 13, 2017

by Susan Dutca

'Tis the season to be thankful, and Scholarships.com is thankful for its wonderful community of hardworking and dedicated students. As a token of thanks, we've put together a list of scholarships for the most giving, charitable students. Whether you give back through community service or are a part of a social action project, these scholarships award your time and effort by helping you pay for college. For even more giving scholarships, click here. [...]

Academic Scholarships and Merit Scholarships

Scholarships by Type