Dante Foundation / Honorable Frank A. Gulotta Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship requirements:
• You are either a full-time or part-time student
• You are in good academic standing
• You have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 for all courses taken at NCC
• One parent must be of Italian ancestry
• You graduated from a Nassau or Suffolk County High School
• You currently reside in Nassau or Suffolk County
• You must demonstrate financial need. Financial need is determined by your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) results
• You must submit an essay describing your educational and personal accomplishments and your career goals.

Award
To Be Determined
Deadline
02/25/2015
Supplemental Questions
  1. High School Information:
    • 1- Are you a graduate of a Nassau or Suffolk County High School?
    • 2- Name of High School
    • 3- Address of High School
  2. Are you of Italian Ancestry?
  3. You must demonstrate financial need. Financial need is determined by your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) results. You must have filed a FAFSA and all required documents must be reviewed and satisfied with the Financial Aid Office prior to submitting your scholarship application. It is recommended that you fill out the application online at www.fafsa.ed.gov (school code: 002873). (Please note: late submission of financial aid documents may take several weeks to process.)
  4. Upload an essay describing your educational and personal accomplishments and your career goals.
  5. Your essay should be 1 to 2 pages with the following settings: double-spaced, 12-point Times New Roman font and one-inch margins. A substantially longer or shorter essay may adversely affect your rating.
  6. This is a scholarship application; spelling and grammar are important. Be sure that the essay is clear and concise.
  7. Your essay must address the given topic above.
  8. The file uploaded must be a .doc, .docx, or .pdf file. Evaluators are only able to open and read files of this type so any other file type submitted will result in a low rating of the overall application.