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FRENCH/ITALIAN/OR SPANISH

Cecil Bacheller Award for Excellence in Romance Languages and Literatures

Collective Donors

Presented to a graduating senior in the Department of Romance Languages with the highest academic record. Recipient determined by three faculty members of the department representing the three major Romance languages.


FRENCH

Sophie Kradjian Memorial Scholarship

Mr. Ara Kradjian

Established by Ara Kradjian in memory of his wife, Sophie, and is awarded to a student who has completed the second year of undergraduate education, majoring in French, with a strong concentration in literature, especially as preparation for graduate study in French literature. Selection of the recipients will be based on merit and financial need. An additional scholarship will be awarded to Italian majors when funding is available.


ITALIAN

Rigo Mignani Memorial Scholarship in Italian

Ms. Gerda Mignani +

Awarded to a junior or senior Italian major. Must have a minimum 3.3 GPA. May be used for travel to Italy.

Louis Magnotta Scholarship for Italian Studies

Retired employee of the Physical Facilities Department

Established in 1996 by a retired employee of the Physical Facilities Department, this scholarship is awarded annually with preference given to a student involved in Italian Studies, based on academic merit and financial need.

Irene S. Oppenheim/ Gabriela A. Russo Memorial Scholarship

Mr. Gil A. Dickoff ’83, MBA ’84 and Mrs. Connie A. Dickoff

Established in 1995 by Gil A. Dickoff '83, MBA '84 and Connie A. Dickoff, this scholarship is awarded to a full-time female Harpur College student majoring in Italian language. The scholarship is based on academic merit and proven financial need. Students must be involved as Community Service Volunteers.

Dr. Aldo Bernardo Italian-American Memorial Award

Local Italian American Group

Established by a local Italian American group in honor of Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus Aldo S. Bernardo, first professor of Italian at Binghamton University. Award given to a graduating senior majoring in Italian and to a graduate student doing advance studies in the Italian Language, or such other advanced studies of Italian history or cultures.


SPANISH

James and Catherine O'Connor Scholarship

Dr. Thomas A. O’Connor and Mrs. Rae O’Connor

Established in 2005 by Dr. Thomas A. O’Connor and Mrs. Rae O’Connor. This scholarship will be awarded to a student participating in a study-abroad program through Binghamton University in Spain. First preference is given to a Harpur College undergraduate Spanish major or minor with academic achievement. Second preference is for a graduate student studying

Rigo Mignani Memorial Scholarship in Spanish

Ms. Gerda Mignani +

Awarded to a junior or senior who is a declared Spanish major, or a sophomore who is expected to be a Spanish major. The recipient must have a GPA of 3.3 or higher in Spanish classes.

Marjorie B. Turnbull Spanish Language and Culture Scholarship

Mr. William F. O’Brien +

Awarded to qualified students accepted into the study abroad program. Recipients will be selected based on appropriate Spanish language proficiency; interest in cultural exploration/understanding of Spain, or interest in cultural exploration and understanding of Spanish-speaking countries. Apply through the Office of International Programs.


 

Last Updated: 3/15/17