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The Abruzzese Cultural Association of Calgary will award on an annual basis, one academic scholarship to further the education, at the Post-Secondary level, of a student that meets the following criteria:

  • Has at least one parent and/or grandparent that came from Abruzzi

  • Highest academic standing

  • Proof of application/enrollment at a Post-Secondary institution

  • Attended high school in Calgary or the surrounding area

Please include the following documents in your application:

  1. Complete the attached form.

  2. A copy of your official transcripts.

  3. Two letters of reference by different persons other than family members. These letters will assist the Board of Directors in the selection process.

  4. A short essay (maximum 500 words) explaining the importance of your Abruzzese heritage, and the impact it has made on you.

The PDF Application is attached below.

If you would like to apply please fill it out and submit it to the address listed on the form.

Thank you!

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