Unico National - Ella T. Grasso Literary Award

Who Is Eligible:

Any living United States Citizen over the age of eighteen is eligible to submit entries.

The UNICO Foundation, Inc. will grant a $1,000 scholarship to a student attending an accredited college or university in the United States.

The purpose of the Ella T. Grasso Literary Scholarship is to acknowledge the author of an exceptional essay of short story on a positive Italian American experience.


Candidates MUST meet the eligibility requirements stated on the application. Applications MUST be obtained from and submitted through a participating, local UNICO National Chapter in good standing.

Deadline: Please see note below
How to apply:

For more information on Scholarships, please contact the UNICO National Scholarship Director, Joan Tidona at jntidona@unico.org . To find a local Chapter, please visit http://unico.org/search.asp  or contact UNICO National at 973.808.0035