Awards

Madelyn Orsini Award

The Madelyn Orsini Award is presented annually to a female student who demonstrates the values of the WEDLI organization by her commitment to leadership and community service on Long Island. The annual award is a minimum amount of $1,000 and can be awarded to one or more recipients.

The 2017 Award Winners are:

SARAH ASHOUR of SUNY College at Old Westbury and KALIE SMITH of Stony Brook University.


Applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Nominated by an active member of WEDLI or by a faculty member at the applicant’s attending university or college;
  • Have a future career goal focused on promoting economic growth and development on Long Island;
  • Currently resides in Nassau, Suffolk, Brooklyn or Queens County;
  • Attends an institution of higher education in Nassau, Suffolk, Brooklyn or Queens County; and
  • Successfully completed two years of undergraduate coursework or one year of graduate coursework.
WEDLI members are not eligible for the award; family members are eligible.

The WEDLI Orsini Award application forms may be accessed HERE.

Application deadline: April 1, 2017. Scholarship winners will be determined in April 2017 and presented with the scholarship award at our Governmental Breakfast in June 2017.

Return completed application form, with a letter of recommendation and official transcript, to:

 
WEDLI
c/o Debra Thompson
Advantage Title Agency, Inc.
201 Old Country Road, Suite 200, Melville, NY 11747
or email dthompson@advantagetitle.com