UIS Scholarship

UIS Scholarship Application 2018

The UIS Scholarship is open to family members of UIS members who have paid the current year’s dues. Eligible applicants are children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews of members. This is a high school scholarship. Students entering grades 9 through 12 of a Catholic school in the fall of the current year are eligible. Applicants living outside of Cincinnati are eligible.

A complete application includes the following items
1) Completed application Form
2) Transcript of grades. For those entering Grade 9, we need only a transcript of grades from the Eighth Grade.
3) Essay

The completed UIS Scholarship Application 2018 form and required documents must be sent via U.S. Mail (snail mail) and received by June 30, 2018.  Please note, this does not mean postmarked June 30, 2018! Please allow a few days for mailing. Faxed or emailed applications will not be accepted. If you have any questions, please contact Paola Girelli Harding, Chairperson, at (513) 941-1694, email at pangharding@fuse.net, fax (513) 941-9090.

UIS Scholarship Winner Essay 2017
The winner of the 2016 United Italian Scholarship was announced at the August meeting by Scholarship Committee chairperson, Paola Girelli-Harding. Lucy Milazzo, the daughter of Charlie and Lisa Milazzo and granddaughter of Bill and Monnie Milazzo, won the scholarship with a combination of her excellent grades, extra-curricular activities and her essay on Enzo Ferrari. 
Please join us in congratulating Lucy on her accomplishment and thank her for her essay and all of her hard work at Mother of Mercy High School.

UIS Scholarship Winners

2017Lucy MilazzoEnzo Ferrari
2016Lauren MeeseMaria Montessori
2015Nicholas A. RielagA.P. Giannini
2014Gabrielle L. ReiffLeonardo da Vinci
2013Kaitlyn Marie Elizabeth LuckeyItalian Art