Who Can Apply: The Vittoria Dianna Ricardo Memorial Scholarship is in honor of a worldly woman who preferred to stay out of the limelight and remain quiet and reserved. An immigrant from Italy, she worked hard to raise a family and care for her husband who was sick with kidney disease. She lost her battle with lung cancer in 2008.
The degree-seeking applicant must be either a cancer survivor or has supported a parent/guardian or sibling through their cancer experience. Candidates must demonstrate financial need, and be enrolled in any accredited four-year college or university. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or better. Freshman may apply but must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 or better.
Deadline: March 1, 2018