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Gatto Family Scholarship The Gatto Family Scholarship Fund was created at The Pittsburgh Foundation to provide a scholarship to students attending the University of Pittsburgh or Duquesne University.

Average Award: $1,500
Award Type: Single-Year Award
Application Period Opens: 1/17/2024
Application Period Closes: 4/1/2024


  • Attend the University of Pittsburgh or Duquesne University.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Preference will be given to students who are mothers of dependent children pursuing their undergraduate degree.

How to Apply

  • Complete the essay section of the application.
  • Submit your FAFSA Submission Summary (FSS). If you have not already received your FSS, you can do so by applying for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Submit one letter of reference from a mentor, professor or employer.
  • Submit your unofficial transcripts.