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Bellisio Foods Scholarship Fund Announces Fall Scholarship Application

Deadline to Apply Is November 1, 2021

Jackson, OH –  The fall Bellisio Foods Scholarship application is now available for applicants. Established in honor of Bellisio Foods founder, Jeno Paulucci, the Bellisio Foods Scholarship, funded by the Bellisio Foods Fund at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO), supports post-secondary scholarships for children and grandchildren of Bellisio Foods employees.

The Bellisio Foods Scholarship supports the pursuit of post-secondary education at trade and technical schools, community colleges, and four-year universities. Scholarship recipients are selected based on their demonstration of character, community service, financial need, academic performance, and overall potential. Eligible applicants should complete an application for the scholarship available on FAO’s website,

The Bellisio Foods Scholarship applications must be postmarked by Monday, November 1, 2021 for full consideration.

The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio’s mission is to create opportunities for Appalachian Ohioans by inspiring and supporting philanthropy. We are pleased to partner with Bellisio Foods and others to support students in our region pursuing post-secondary education. Central to FAO’s work is supporting communities and partners like the Jackson County Community Foundation in promoting strategic initiatives essential to quality of life now and for future generations.

To learn more about the Bellisio Foods Scholarship, as well as other scholarships FAO offers, please visit or call 740-753-1111.