Tony Marzitelli served on the Board of Directors of the Italian Cultural Centre for 17 years until his unexpected passing in 2010. Tony Marzitelli was an avid sports fan, but also valued the importance of community involvement and post-secondary education.
In memory of Tony Marzitelli, the Marzitelli family has established an annual $500.00 scholarship fund to reward a worthy graduating student with an opportunity to assist in the pursuit of their academic dreams.
A) The recipient of the scholarship must be a graduating Grade 12 student residing in the Metro Vancouver area whose parents are of Italian heritage.
B) The applicant must submit one letter of reference from an adult who is not a relative (preferably teacher or principal).
C) The applicant must submit the application form before the due date.
D) The applicant must provide proof of academic achievement. Copy of most recent report card required. Any other achievement awards will be an asset.
E) Additional extra-curricular activities demonstrating team-work, volunteerism, and good citizenship will be an asset.