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April 15 2020
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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. A candidate must hold U.S. citizenship and reside in the home state of an active UNICO chapter. Applications must be submitted online. Candidates are to go to the UNICO National website (, and click on the Scholarship tab. There they will find complete information and submission instructions.

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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, Wisconsin

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Contact Joan Tidona
Scholarship Director
Tel: 973-808-0035
Fax: 973-808-0043 Address 271 U.S. Highway 46 West, Suite F-103
Fairfield, NJ 07004