The 2021 Valentino DiGiorgio STEAM Scholarship
Valentino DiGiorgio and his wife, Carolina DiGiorgio are thrilled to announce their family’s first annual STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) scholarship recognizing students focused on continuing their education in these fields and using their skills to make a positive impact in their communities: the “Valentino DiGiorgio STEAM Scholarship”.
The Valentino DiGiorgio STEAM Scholarship will award an eligible and deserving student with a scholarship in the amount of $2,500.00 to be used towards educational pursuits and costs.
Valentino DiGiorgio, an entrepreneur and business executive, along with Carolina, a non-profit leader, believe in each individual’s ability to use their skills and talents to contribute to progress and innovation across the Nation. The industries recognized by STEAM are highly regarded and help advance the betterment of humanity and require committed individuals who are passionate about their studies to lead our communities forward.
If you are a high school student interested in STEAM and are passionate about using your talents and skills in a career to innovate and advance quality of life, you should consider applying to the Valentino DiGiorgio STEAM Scholarship.
Eligibility Criteria is as follows:
- Current enrollment in a highschool (public, charter, private or homeschool) in the following states/territories: Any State in the U.S.A., Washington D. C. and Puerto Rico
- A Grade Point Average of 3.5 or higher
- Demonstration of Financial Need
- Demonstration of Intent to Pursue a STEAM Career (college, university, trade school)
The Valentino DiGiorgio STEAM Scholarship is available to any student meeting the above criteria and have a sincere interest in STEAM. Interest can be demonstrated by sharing the student’s active involvement in STEAM activities, clubs and extracurricular activities, as well as work experience, internships and projects or innovations the student has completed.
A student’s application should respond to the following APPLICATION SCOPE: “How will you use your STEAM talents and skills to contribute positively to your community and enhance the quality of life of others?” or “How has your passion in STEAM helped you to overcome hardship in your life?”
Valentino DiGiorgio STEAM Scholarship Application DEADLINE:
Applications will be accepted commencing on February 1, 2021 through 5:00pm on April 30, 2021. A finalist will be announced by May 31, 2021. Applications should include the student’s name, address, email and phone number, along with the name of their current school enrollment.
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