The Columbus Citizens Foundation is a non-profit organization in New York City committed to fostering an appreciation of Italian-American heritage and achievements. The Foundation organizes New York City’s annual Columbus Celebration and Columbus Day Parade, which has celebrated Italian-American heritage on New York’s Fifth Avenue since 1929.
Holy Cross is proud to recommend families interested in enrolling for freshman year in September 2019 apply for a Columbus Citizens Foundation Scholarship.
Candidates must meet the following criteria:
• Italian Heritage (minimum of 25%)
• Academic Excellence (minimum average of 85% or 3.0 GPA)
• Financial Need
• Demonstrated service to school and community
Visit https://columbuscitizens.org/ for more information and to apply