Padre Pio Charities announces the Padre Pio Capeverdean Scholarship Program. Padre Pio Charities Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to continuing the good works of Padre Pio who spent his life in service to the Capeverdean community with special consideration to our youth.

The organization will award five scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each to high school students of Capeverdean descent who will be attending a college, university, technical or vocational training program in the Fall. Scholarships will be awarded based on academic performance and community involvement. Students who would like to be considered for a scholarship must complete and submit the application and requested documents by the deadline below.

Please review the Scholarship policy for full details on the scholarship requirements. Completed applications can be mailed to the address below or may be downloaded and sent via email to

Please click on here here to download the application...