Marconi Scholarships

Sonia Soave and Sara Cardelli are the recipients of the 2017 Marconi Club Scholarship Award. Congratulations!

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We wish to acknowledge and thank the 2016 sponsors. With your contribution and commitment to education, we are able to help valuable students achieve their future goals. Please know that our partnership is vital to the success of this event, without the support and involvement of individuals as you, we could not reach our goals. You are truly appreciated. We hope we can count on your support again next year. With heartfelt appreciation to the following businesses and individuals.

  • ANGLING SPORTS (Pat De Vincenzo)
    681 Highbury Ave.N. London, On N5W4L4 T: 519-649-7429
  • ESCAPE TRAVEL (Joe Elia)
    700 York St. London, On N5W 2S8 T:519-432-5555
  • FACCA FASTENERS (Bob Facca)
    703 Exeter Road, London N6E 1L3 T: 519-681-5931
  • MACMASTER CHEVOLET CADILLAC BUICK GMC (Arcangelo Rossi)
    1350 Driver Lane, London Airport Automall T:519-455-6200
  • OTTAVIO COLOSIMO
    300 Grangeover Place, London, On N6G 4K5

The Marconi Club of London has a long history of supporting the Italian Community of the City of London and surrounding area, raising awareness of Italian culture and its contributions to Canadian Society. The London Marconi Scholarship seeks to further these goals by offering a series of scholarships to deserving students of Italian descent. Successful recipients of these scholarships will be chosen based on both merit and cultural involvement.

Scholarship Composition Rules and Regulation

Eligibility:

Applicant must be related to a member of the Marconi Club of London and demonstrate an interest in Italian culture through involvement in Italian cultural activities. Activities sponsored by the Marconi Club or other Italian organizations (e.g. athletics, volunteer activities) can also be assets.

  1. Applicant must be currently enrolled in a secondary school diploma program in Canada and be provisionally accepted in a post secondary institution.
  2. Applicant must be enrolled full time.
  3. Applicant’s current academic standing must meet the admission requirements of the post secondary institution.

Requirements:

  1. Completed and signed application form
  2. Transcript of grades for three most recent semesters
  3. Listing of employment history
  4. Record of extracurricular activities
  5. Essay outlining why applicant should be considered for this scholarship
  6. One page essay about Italy
  7. Additional information if applicable

Grants:

  1. Grant awarded to student entering FIRST YEAR University/College only.
  2. Applications will be reviewed and winner chosen by a selected Scholarship Committee. The Scholarship Committee will consider applicant’s interest, grades, extracurricular activities and employment experience. Application deadline is MARCH 15.
  3. Applicant selected may be subject to a personal interview with the Scholarship Committee
  4. Candidate(s) will receive the award at the Marconi Annual Banquet.

Submission of Application:

Applications can be found on line at www.londonmarconiclub.com or by calling the Marconi Club at 519-455-7950. All applications, along with supporting material must be forwarded by March 15 to the Scholarship Committee at the following address:

Scholarship Committee

Marconi Club of London,
120 Clarke Road
London, ON
N5W 5E1