How to Apply

The Abruzzo and Molise Heritage Society of the Washington, DC Area (AMHS) awards two $4,000 scholarships each year. The scholarship application period for the academic year 2022-2023 is now closed. The next scholarship application period for the academic year 2023-2024 will open on December 1, 2022 and close on March 31, 2023. 
The scholarship winners are expected to use the scholarship for the following academic year. Scholarship awards not used during the Fall 2022 or Spring 2023 semesters are not transferable to the following academic year.

Eligibility Criteria

Application Requirements


Download the AMHS Scholarship ApplicationPlease email your application, letter(s) of recommendation, pertinent academic transcripts, and resume to

The AMHS Scholarship Committee is composed of Ray LaVerghetta (Chairman), Peter Bell, Lucio D’Andrea, Mark Lino, Romeo Sabatini, and Lourdes Tinajero.