2019 Vincent D. Pavese Scholarship - Apply Now!

2019 Vincent D. Pavese Scholarship Applications Now Available! 


November 7, 2018; Paterson, NJ:

United Way of Passaic County has announced the applications for the Vincent D. Pavese Scholarship are now available.  There will be two scholarships awarded to two Passaic County high school seniors who have exhibited a commitment to community service and who plan to pursue a career in public service such as government, social work, health care, and education.
The scholarship was established years ago, as a memorial to Vincent D. Pavese, a former President and Chief Professional Officer of United Way of Passaic County.  Pavese held this office until his untimely death in January 1993.  Each year, a member of the Pavese family reviews the applications to determine which student has most closely fulfilled the requirements of the scholarship.  
Scholarship applicants must plan to attend an accredited college or university upon graduation from high school. Eligible applicants must also qualify for financial aid and plan to pursue a career in public service (government, social work, education, recreation, public health and welfare and law enforcement, etc.)  Applications and criteria information are available on United Way of Passaic County’s web site (www.unitedwaypassaic.org) and at high school guidance offices. Deadline for applications is Monday April 1, 2019. 
Applications and information regarding the application process are available on the United Way’s Website: www.unitedwaypassaic.org   Questions and requests for applications can be directed to Caroline Schneider, Scholarship Coordinator.  carolines@unitedwaypassaic.org
About United Way of Passaic County

United Way of Passaic County is a not-for-profit organization that has been serving Passaic County for almost 80 years. It is committed to improving lives by addressing critical needs in Passaic County.  United Way of Passaic County, a 501c3 non-profit organization, is an independent, autonomous member of United Ways of New Jersey and United Way of America.

United Way of Passaic County
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