High Fives


The 2022 Scholarship application period is now OPEN! LIADO, The Italian-American Women of Today is privileged to have awarded $191,000 in scholarships to date.


Along with our usual LIADO scholarships, we will have our 2nd annual $1,000 Marie Del Sesto Tartaglia Memorial Scholarship in honor of our dear member who passed away. 

To access this year's scholarship rules and application, please click the link at the bottom of this page.  If you submit your application using a prior year's form, it will not be considered.  

Please note that the scholarship essays are a word limit of 250 words each.  

The 2021 LIADO Scholarship Recipients have been selected and are as follows (in no particular order):

Anabella Ballone

Julianna Bibbo

Justin Presley

Sienna Janes - Marie Del Sesto Tartaglia Memorial Scholarship

Stella Sabo

Also, we congratulate Sienna Janes as being the FIRST recipient of the annual Marie Del Sesto Tartaglia Memorial Scholarship!

We congratulate all the recipients and those who applied.  It was a very difficult selection and we wish everyone the best on their education journey!