The Mt. Carmel Society is accepting applications from young men and women who are graduating high school.

Two $500 Spirito d'Italia scholarships

were awarded July 17th - 

opening night of The Feast of Mt. Carmel

To Wayne Smith and 

Joseph DiBitetto

 Graduating seniors of Peekskill, Croton,

Walter Panas, Hen Hud

and Kennedy Catholic High Schools

pursuing further education are eligible.

 This scholarship is awarded to students   

who have demonstrated a commitment to learning

and promoting the Italian culture.
  This is a two step application process.

 1. Click to complete the application and essay electronically

  2. Send your transcripts with a letter of   recommendation to: 

  Miss Mt. Carmel Italia Scholarship -

P.O. Box 818
  Verplanck , NY 10596

     Deadline  to enter: May 15, 2020



Joseph Dibitetto 2019

Wayne Smith 2019

​  Ava Gallo * 2018

Paloma Socorro * 2018

Jaclyn Raguso * 2017


The scholarships are presented by the 

Miss Italia Mt. Carmel Sorority.
The Miss Mt Carmel Italia

Sorority is for girls age 8 - 18 to

promote Italian culture and 

pursue community service.​


​​Our Lady of Mount Carmel Society

"Supporting community & preserving tradition since 1919"

155 Highland Avenue, Verplanck, NY 10596

Marching towards 100 years!