2022 Scholarship Recipients
On Sunday, May 1, 2022, the annual Awards Luncheon took place at the Mount Vernon Canyon Club. The nearly eighty people in attendance enjoyed the beautiful venue and delicious meal as well as the opportunity to interact with our scholarship winners. A heartfelt “Thank You” goes to all who have contributed to the Dante Alighieri Society Scholarship Fund. This important aspect of our organization could not continue without your support.
The Giulio Marcantonio Memorial Scholarship was awarded to Ireland Rose Dunlap, who will be studying at the Lorenzo de Medici in Florence, Italy. The Dr. Frank J. & Mary J. Giardino Memorial Scholarship was awarded to Marjorie Moessbauer, who will study at ISA at Universita’ Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan, Italy. The third scholarship was presented to Brinna Faughnan, who will also study at the Lorenzo de Medici in Florence, Italy. All three winners are students at the University of Denver.
Scholarship Chairpersons Veronica Goodrich and Pamela Marcantonio, Marjorie Moessbauer,
President John Giardino, Professor Roberta Waldbaum,
Brinna Faughnan, Ireland Rose Dunlap
2021 Scholarship Recipients
On Sunday, May 2, 2021, the annual Awards Luncheon took place at the Mount Vernon Canyon Club. The nearly eighty people in attendance enjoyed the opportunity to interact with our award winners, an entertaining musical performance by Angela Mendez, a prominent actress and singer in the Denver area, and a sumptuous meal.
A heartfelt “Thank You” goes to all who have contributed to the Dante Scholarship Fund. This most important part of the Society could not continue without your support.
President John Giardino, scholarship winner Claire Steffek (will study in Torino), Phil Fiore son of historical recipient of Donne di Merito, Genevieve Fiore, scholarship winner Isabella Rizzo (will study in Perugia), Roberta Waldbaum recipient of the contemporary Donne di Merito award, scholarship co-chair Veronica Goodrich, Father Hugh Guentner, Pamela Marcantonio scholarship co-chair, and Susan Gurule chair of Donne di Merito awards.