Miss UNICO will receive a $1,000 Scholarship from Hillsborough UNICO


UNICO National Hillsborough Chapter is looking for a young woman who can represent the township’s Italian American community for the 2020-21 term.

Applicants must fit the following criteria:  

  • At least 50% Italian
  • A resident of Hillsborough
  • Plan to continue her education
  • Between the ages of 18 to 25 years old
  • Must be comfortable speaking in public
  • Must learn the motto and purpose of UNICO
  • Attend the Hillsborough Rotary Fair Special Needs Day in August (to be determined)
  • Attend the John Basilone Parade in Raritan in September (to be determined)
  • Attend comedy night fundraiser in the fall (to be determined)


Provide a biography that includes any applicable information regarding academics, community service, arts and music, sports, hobbies and interests, Italian heritage (lineage, region of Italy, etc.), what your Italian heritage means, your favorite Italian American traditions. 

For a full application, visit https://hillsboroughunico.org/2020-miss-unico-award and email to [email protected] or mail by post to MISS UNICO, 6 Commerce St., Suite 5C, Somerville 08876.

Must be received by July 17.