Bergen County High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships


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High school students from Bergen County, NJ, have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College. Each year, these scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who demonstrate a high level of achievement. The scholarships are renewable, based on the recipient’s cumulative grade point average at the end of each academic year and continued enrollment as a full-time student.


“These high school students recognize the importance of achievement and being successful,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “We commend them, their schools, and their families who provide support to advance their futures through higher education.” 


The following students have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:


- Amy Alvarez of Fairview, Cliffside Park High School

- Trinity Chanele Alzamora of Leonia, Leonia High School

- Herberg Arreaga of Palisades Park, Palisades Park Junior/Senior High School

- Hailey Lynn Bickford of Ridgefield Park, Ridgefield Park Junior-Senior High School

- Kevin Ariel Cabrera of Hackensack, Hackensack High School

- Alexandra Mercedes Crescimbeni of Ridgefield Park, Ridgefield Park Junior-Senior High School

- Jonathan F. Cuzco of Hackensack, Hackensack High School

- Louis Alain Principe of Hackensack, Bergen County Technical High School - Paramus

- Ernest Pujols of Ridgefield Park, Ridgefield Park Junior-Senior High School

- Charles Remache of Hackensack, Hackensack High School

- Ashley Diana Rivas of Fairview, Cliffside Park High School

- Jostyn Joel Torres of Ridgefield Park, Ridgefield Park Junior-Senior High School

- Mario Valladares of Cliffside Park, Hudson County Schools of Technology


A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 7,100 students – including more than 440 international students – in its Master’s, Bachelor’s and Associate’s degree and Certificate programs. Students can study in more than 20 career fields. Berkeley College is comprised of the Larry L. Luing School of Business®, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Health Studies, and the School of Liberal Arts. The School of Graduate Studies offers an MBA in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.


Berkeley College has five New Jersey campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For five consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans. The website address is

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