Queens High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2018 
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

 

QUEENS HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS
AWARDED BERKELEY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS 

 

High school students from Queens, 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:

 

- Sameenia Adam of Richmond Hill, Richmond Hill High School

- Nathania Ageda of Jamaica, East Williamsburg Scholars Academy

- Amar Almohamedi of St. Albans, John Adams High School

- Yasmin Amutenya of Jamaica, The Whitestone Academy

- Kimberly Balgobn of Ozone Park, Transit Tech Career and Technical Education High School

- Effandgee Damreville of South Ozone Park, Queens Academy High School

- Tonnette Dyer of Springfield Gardens, Benjamin N. Cardozo High School

- Samantha Garcia of Jamaica, John Bowne High School

- Kameza Harun of South Ozone Park, Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School

- Jada Hunt of Cambria Heights, Flushing High School

- Ariyana Izrailov of Jamaica, Benjamin N. Cardozo High School

- Brian Jimenez of Hollis, Pathways College Preparatory School

- Tashaya Lavaud of Jamaica, John Bowne High School

- Chelsea Lezama of South Richmond Hill, John Adams High School

- Vivianne Londono of Howard Beach, John Adams High School

- Bryanna Montique of Jamaica, Long Island City High School

- Esther De Dios Pena of Springfield Gardens, Valley Stream North High School

- Portia Persaud of Ozone Park, Robert H. Goddard High School of Communication Arts and Technology

- Brittany Ramsaran of Jamaica, High School for Construction Trades, Engineering and Architecture

- Iasiah Rios of Ozone Park, High School for Construction Trades, Engineering and Architecture

- Marcus Ryan of Rosedale, Bedford Academy High School

- Celine Sahadeo of South Richmond Hill, Long Island City High School

- Jaswant Singh of Richmond Hill, Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School

- Yogeeta Singh of South Richmond Hill, John Adams High School

- Sumeshwar Singh of South Richmond Hill, Richmond Hill High School

- Anisha Singh of Springfield Gardens, Benjamin Franklin High School for Finance and Information Technology

- Elvin Valdez of Ozone Park, Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education 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 www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

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