Bertoline Business Scholarship

Titled the Carmella & Nicholas Bertoline Business Scholarship given by Vincent & Jo-Ann Bertoline DiPierro, the award is named after Jo-Ann’s parents, Nicholas and Carmella Bertoline who were co-founders, along with Nicholas’ father, Dominick Bertoline, of D. Bertoline & Sons, Inc. A Peekskill Rotarian since 1981, Vincent DiPierro received the club’s prestigious Paul Harris award in 1988.

This scholarship will be awarded to students wishing to pursue a career in business.  The applicant must be planning to continue their education at an accredited college or university that has a business program, or is a business school.

Applicants for the scholarship are judged on their academic achievements, their commitment to a career in business and an essay citing reasons for pursuing such a career.

All applications must be received by May 31, 2019. The awards will be presented at a Rotary lunch meeting in June.