Helping the Community
The Societa’ da Vinci is comprised of a group of dedicated Italian American men in the greater Wilmington Delaware region. Our organization is dedicated to promoting the positive aspects of our heritage as well as helping families in need, providing educational grants and supporting cultural events and institutions in our community.
This non-profit organization has direct ties to the Wilmington Community and its membership is comprised of men from the various professions, educational, business and entrepreneurial segments of the Italian American Community. All the funds raised by the Societa’ Da Vinci go directly to the community.
Each year, the society awards thousands of dollars in grants to support the work of nonprofits addressing Delaware’s greatest needs and opportunities, with an eye to building and promoting the Italian heritage.
Cultural & Education
Cultural & Education
Societa’ da Vinci & The Justinian Society of Delaware County
Joint Scholarship Application Program
The Societa’ da Vinci and the Delaware County Justinian Society are proud to present a joint scholarship program dedicated to helping individuals in the targeted communities of Delaware County Pennsylvania (DELCO) and the State of Delaware in achieving a career in the legal profession.
The belief that “every person can and will learn with the proper educational resources” is shared throughout both of our organizations. This shared philosophy facilitates partnerships with key stakeholders to increase academic achievement of students as they purse their career in the legal profession.
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial and moral support to deserving second and/or third year law students enrolled in an accredited law school. The scholarship may also be applied to Bar Exam prepatory class expenses and state bar examinations.
The amount of the scholarship is a minimum of $1,000. The maximum amount of each scholarship and the number of scholarships awarded annually is solely determined by members of Societa’ daVinci. Scholarships funds will be awarded to the applicant upon evidence of registration in an accredited law school who truthfully completes and submits this application according to the terms and conditions of the application. All applications will be carefully reviewed, confirmed and chosen by the Societa’ da Vinci by a motion put forth by the Board Members and voted on by its full membership.
Specifically, a scholarship will be awarded to a student who meets the eligibility criteria established below.