Scholarships Available Through Conference of Italian -American Legislators - 27 East

Scholarships Available Through Conference of Italian -American Legislators

authorStaff Writer on Mar 13, 2023
New York State Senator Anthony Palumbo, a member of the New York Conference of Italian-American State Legislators, has announced that the organization will be awarding four $4,000 scholarships at this... more

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