Fairfield County High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
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Students from Fairfield County, CT, 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.

“We congratulate these students who have demonstrated their ability and desire to further their achievements by pursuing a college degree with a career focus,” said Michael Smith, President of Berkeley College. “These scholarships will help them succeed.”

The following students from Fairfield County have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:

- Timothy Graham of Bridgeport, Fairchild Wheeler Physical Sciences, Engineering and Aerospace/Hydrospace Science High School
- Jacqueline Hernandez of Bridgeport, Bassick High School
- Taina Louis of Stamford, Stamford High School
- Marie Maxis of Bridgeport, Bassick High School
- Nataly Munoz of Bridgeport, Central High School Magnet School
- Savannah Poch of Danbury, Henry Abbott Technical High School
- Zamarie Rivera of Bridgeport, Bullard Havens High School
- Ariana Venneri of Stamford, Westhill High School
- Selena Washington of Bridgeport, Central High School Magnet School

A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls approximately 8,300 students – including more than 700 international students – in its Baccalaureate and Associate 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 a Master of Business Administration degree in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.

Berkeley College has three New York locations – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are six locations – Clifton, Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. In January 2016, U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College one of the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Degrees for the third consecutive year.  The website address iswww.BerkeleyCollege.edu


Photo Caption: (L to R) Students Jacqueline Hernandez and Timothy Graham, both of Bridgeport; Ariana Venneri of Stamford; Marie Maxis, Nataly Munoz, and Zamarie Rivera, all of Bridgeport; and Berkeley College Admission Associate Daniel Lapan. The students received scholarships to Berkeley College.


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