LI2DAY has awarded $217,000 in scholarships!

The LI2Day Scholarship and the Maria A. Sciara Scholarship are administered by LI2DAY. Please note that if the student is a survivor of cancer, he/she is also eligible to apply for these scholarships. Pay careful attention to our eligibility requirements as indicated on the links below.

Eligibility requirements are as follows.

LI2Day Scholarship: This is a $2,500 scholarship that will be awarded to 5 graduating seniors in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. LI2Day has awarded OVER $200,000 in scholarships to Long Island students in the past 14 years. The student must be a survivor of breast cancer and/or other women’s cancers, or reside with a parent or guardian who is a survivor of breast cancer and/or other women’s cancers, or have resided with a parent or guardian who has passed from breast cancer and/or other women’s cancers.

Maria A. Sciara Scholarship: Those aspiring to become teachers will be given extra consideration for this scholarship. This is a $2,000 scholarship that will be awarded to 3 graduating seniors in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. $6,000 has been earmarked for three (3) scholarships. The student must be a survivor of any cancer other than breast cancer and/or other women’s cancers, or reside or have resided with a parent or guardian who is a survivor of any cancer other than breast cancer and/or other women’s cancers, or have resided with a parent or guardian who has passed from any cancer other than breast cancer and/or other women’s cancers.

Applicants for either scholarship must also reside in Nassau or Suffolk County.

• The application and all accompanying materials must be submitted together in a single package. No incomplete applications will be considered.
• The due date for both applications is April 2, 2018. There will be no exceptions

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Below is the application and guidelines for each available scholarship. Please read carefully.

Click here to download the 2018 LI2DAY Scholarship Application REV

Click here to download the 2018 The Maria A Application REV

For questions about this scholarship, please e-mail scholarships@li2daywalk.org. Thank you for your continued interest in our scholarship program.

Congratulations to our 2018 LI2DAY Scholarship Recipients!

Eliana Berger, G.W. Hewlett High School, Olivia Valle, Bishop McGann-Mercy High School, Maria Cacoperdo, Islip High School, Samantha Hunt, Shoreham Wading River High School, Jessica Pedone, Garden City High School, Vincent Spano, Lindenhurst High School.

Congratulations to our 2018 Maria A. Sciara Scholarship Recipient!
Karina Chavez Cabrera, Uniondale High School, Marina Duszak, Connetquot High School, Jonathan Golbert, Smithtown East High School.

The LI2DAY Scholarship Lunch is sponsored by Carrabba’s of Central Islip, Signature Bank and UPS.  Special thanks to Bill Shulman who donated his time to take pictures of all the recipients and their families.  Click here for the 2017 Scholarship Photos

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