UNICO Foundation Inc./Bernard and Carolyn Torraco Memorial Nursing Scholarship Program

$2,500 award for students currently enrolled in an accredited nursing degree program in the United States, completing core nursing courses at either an associate degree School of Nursing, a collegiate School of Nursing, or a diploma School of Nursing. Proof of enrollment must be provided. Preference will be given to applicants demonstrating financial need. A current FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) or previous year tax return is required. Must hold U.S. citizenship. A candidate must reside in the home state of an active UNICO chapter. Applications maybe acquired from and submitted through a UNICO chapter, a District Governor or the UNICO National Office. To locate contact information for the nearest chapter, access the UNICO National web-site,, and click on Find a Chapter.


Award Amount $2,500
Number of Awards 10
Application Deadline April 15
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required 3.0
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study Nursing
Financial Need Financial need analysis is required


Organization Scholarship Director
UNICO Foundation Inc.
Address 271 U.S. Highway 46 West, Suite F 103
City, State, Zip Fairfield, NJ 07004
Telephone (973) 808-0035
Fax (973) 808-0043
Web Site Web site
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