Nassau County High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122




High school students from Nassau County, NY, 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:


- Amya Ares of Long Beach, Long Beach High School

- Darius Belton of Baldwin, Baldwin Senior High School

- Syndja Choisi of Rockville Centre, Malverne Senior High School

- Edgar Cruz of Bayville, Locust Valley High School

- Jennifer Flores of Hempstead, Hempstead High School

- Emely Gabriela Gonzalez of Hempstead, Hempstead High School

- Jasmeet Kang of New Hyde Park, Francis Lewis High School

- Jeffery Luna of Valley Stream, Valley Stream North High School

- Joanny Marmolejos of Rockville Centre, Malverne Senior High School

- Jaidiver Morales of Freeport, Freeport High School

- Samantha Mowery of Long Beach, Long Beach High School

- Emily Padilla of Hempstead, Hempstead High School

- James Perciballi of Elmont, Valley Stream North High School

- Brianna Pico of Oceanside, Oceanside High School

- Robson Point Du Jour of Elmont, Elmont Memorial High School

- Nayeb Rivas of Valley Stream, Valley Stream Central High School

- Kassandra Rodriguez of West Hempstead, Malverne Senior High School

- Darlenys Sanchez of Elmont, Floral Park Memorial High School

- Surina Singh of Franklin Square, H. Frank Carey High School

- Addassa Smart of Farmingdale, Farmingdale High School

- Emmanuel St. Fleur of Valley Stream, Valley Stream Central High School

- Tcharly Verna of Valley Stream, Valley Stream North High School

- Christopher Williams of Hempstead, Holy Trinity High School


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 three New York campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are five campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. 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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