Stephen Bersani Military Service Legacy Fund

The Stephen Bersani Military Service Fund was founded to offer support for educational expenses of veterans of the United States armed services, as well as active duty full time military, guardsmen and reservists, spouses and dependents. The Bersani fund is focused on providing financial assistance to students enrolled in the School of Computing and Information or pursuing such courses as are required for matriculation in the school. Students outside of this school are still eligble to apply, but prefence will be given to applicants currently within the school.

The fund will present an award this summer term for $1,000. This award is intended to provide unrestricted support to a military affiliated student at the University of Pittsburgh. The application can be downloaded here. Contact the Office of Veterans Services for more information. All application materials must be submitted to the office directly or emailed to