(DUE DATE: POSTMARKED APRIL 1ST)
To be eligible to apply and compete for a scholarship, applicants must meet all the following criteria:
A) Applicants must be of Italian ancestry.
B) Applicants must be graduating high school seniors, or full-time undergraduate students attending an
accredited college or university and working toward a two- or four-year degree.
C) Applicant must be domiciled in the state of Michigan.
D) High school applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. College/university
applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
In reviewing the scholarship applications, the Italian American Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Committee
considers the following factors:
A) The applicant’s scholastic record.
B) The applicant’s community service record.
C) The applicant’s participation in extracurricular activities.
D) The applicant’s work experience.
E) The applicant’s references and recommendations.
F) The applicant’s status as a high school senior.
G) Other scholarships received by the applicant.
H) Any extraordinary circumstances.
The Italian American Chamber of Commerce Scholarship is renewable on a competitive basis. Continuing
students must reapply annually.