Applications must be filled out online with supporting documentation uploaded completely by the candidate by March 13, 2019.  Only complete applications will be accepted, incomplete packets will result in disqualification.  Signature page must be completed and uploaded with the supporting documentation.

a.

Two letters of recommendation (one of these letters must be from a school official and one must be from a community member who is not a relative of the applicant. An example would be an employer or supervisor from your volunteer experience)

Middletown South Red Bank Catholic Mater Dei

Only the three winners will be notified.

2.

c.

3rd Place

Daniela Nizamoff

Middletown High School South

Middletown North

Red Bank Regional

Monmouth Regional

Rumson-Fair Haven Regional Shore Regional

Amici will be awarding three scholarships at the end of the 2018-2019 academic year.  Eligible candidates are high school seniors graduating in June 2019 that will be attending an accredited junior college, college or university during the 2019-2020 academic school year.

Applicants will be evaluated and judged on the following criteria:
    a.   Scholastic record
    b.   Community Service
    c.   Two letters of recommendation

    d.   Personal statement on “service to others”

4.

6.

Congratulations to all the 2018 winners

1st Place

Olivia Smelas

Red Bank Regional H.S.


Board Members and Amici 2018 Scholarship Winners.

b.

AMICI ITALIAN-AMERICAN BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION
JOHN MASSE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
P.O. BOX 7413
SHREWSBURY, NEW JERSEY 07702


Amici Italian-American Benevolent Association, founded in 2012, is a local organization established to promote Italian heritage among our families, friends and acquaintances, and to help people in need.
Amici will award three John Masse Memorial Scholarships to three high school seniors pursuing higher education in a junior college, four-year college, or university. Eligible candidates are graduating seniors wholly or partially of Italian ancestry, from an accredited high school, public, private or parochial within the catchment of the Amici membership. Scholarship denominations are $1500, $1000, and $500.  These schools and/or sending districts* include:

2nd Place

Willow Martin

Red Bank Regional H.S.


5.

A completed online application form

d.

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION  

Proof of Italian heritage statement and parent or guardian signature.

High school transcript with overall rank in class and grade point average

*Sending Districts: Prospective applicants attending alternative high schools are encouraged to apply if their sending district is listed on the website.


Each application packet must contain:

John Masse Memorial Scholarship Fund 2019


Liz Ragusa, Nick Fabiano, John Basile, Nick Messere, Daniela Nizamoff, Olivia Smelas, Willow Martin, Pat Garofalo, John Garofalo

Scholarship awards will be sent directly to the school to be attended, in the winner’s name and applied to their account.

I want to send a special thanks to the committee for giving their time to make this year's scholarship a success.

Scholarship committee:

Nina Brilli, Milena Melone, Ed Pascocello, John Basile, Nick Messere, Carrie Pasch and Sue Basile

3.

1.

Filomena Nizamoff, Daniela Nizamoff, Robert Nizamoff, Matthew Smelas, Olivia Smelas, Lisa Smelas, Nicole Martin, Scott Martin, Willow Martin