NRC Announces the NRC Scholarship Program In Memoriam of Vinnie Vaccarello and Patsy Crisafi

July 2, 2013 – The National Railroad Construction & Maintenance Association (NRC) is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for tuition assistance to children or grandchildren of NRC members. This year the NRC is offering two $2,000 Scholarships in Memoriam of Vinnie Vaccarello (NRC Board Member, Co-President of All Railroad Services Corp.) and Patsy Crisafi (NRC Safety Committee Member, Executive Vice President of Roadway Worker Training, Inc.)

AMOUNT OF AWARDS: two at $2,000 each

Scholarship funds, awarded annually, will be sent directly to the student at the beginning of the next term of study. Students must be in attendance for a full year following receipt of the award.

To be eligible for consideration, an applicant must:

  1. be a son, daughter, grandson, or granddaughter of a current employee of an NRC member company; and
  2. be enrolled at the time of application as a full-time college student at an accredited two-year college offering an associate’s degree or an accredited college or university offering a bachelor’s degree


A complete application and all accompanying materials must be sent to the NRC Scholarship Committee via emailed no later than August 30, 2013 for consideration for the following academic term.

To make a donation to the NRC Scholarship Program in Memoriam of Vinnie Vaccarello and Patsy Crisafi, please make checks payable to “NRC Scholarship Fund” and send to:

500 New Jersey Ave, NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20001