Patrons Award 7 High School Senior Grants to Italian Study Students
The 2019 Casola Prizes will be awarded to two PhD Candidates from UCLA. This year marks the 9th and 10th awards presented since the founding of the Casola Prize in 2012. This year's winners are: Ms. Adrianna Romero and Ms. Federica Di Blasio, who will go onto a long and successful career in education, dedicated to Italian literature and Heritage studies.
The awards will be presented at this year's Gala Ferragosto event on Saturday, Aug. 17. The Festa is in collaboration with the "Mentoris Opera" project and will be held at the estate of Mr. & Mrs. Robert Barbera, Chairman of the Mentoris Project. Excerpts from "La Boheme" will be performed by members of the Mentoris Opera Project.
See our event calendar for more info and tickets.
Proceeds to benefit the patrons scholarship programs and the Mentoris Opera Project.