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Loretta Paiano Scholarship


This endowment was established in 2018 by Donald Paiano in memory of his wife Loretta. Donald was able to attend Youngstown University, now Youngstown State University, because of the GI Bill. He majored in marketing and earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1964. Loretta was a 1954 graduate of New Castle High School. She then graduated from the New Castle Beauty School and worked as a beautician for many years. Donald created this scholarship to honor Loretta and to help females gain a college education to better their future lives without having to incur debt. This scholarship is for a female student(s) with a 2.75 or higher GPA. Preference to a student who has graduated from a high school in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania.

YSU Foundation Scholarship: Yes
FAFSA required: No
Scholarship Amount: Varies
Awards Available: Varies
Deadline Date: February 1
Renewable: Through the application and selection process.

Contact Information: YSU Foundation, 330-941-3211