1) The applicant must be of Calabrian descent (someone on the mother’s side or the father’s side of the applicant must have originally been from the region of Calabria, Italy. This includes parents, grandparents, great -grandparents, etc.)
2) The applicant must have completed high school (Grade 12) in the designated school year (refer to the application form)
3)The applicant must have attended high school in Calgary or surrounding areas.
4)The applicant must be enrolled in a post-secondary institution. (proof of registration must be shown before awarding of scholarship)
5)The applicant must maintain good academic standing.
6)The applicant is an exemplary citizen.
7)The applicant must attend the annual banquet in January if selected as the successful candidate.
Download the form and follow the instructions to submit your application
Download the form and follow the instructions to submit your application.
"I'm extremely grateful for the
Calgary Calabrese Society Scholarship
because it helped me in my post-secondary education,
gave me a sense of community and connected me to my Italian heritage."