Union County High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2016
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

UNION COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS
AWARDED BERKELEY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

 

High school students from Union 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.

“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 have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:

 - Dennis Artero of Elizabethport, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
- Brandon Barros-Dias of Union, Union Catholic Regional High School
- Amy Bonilla of Union, Benedictine Academy
- Tiago Capela of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
- Destiny Castillo of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
- Kaony Cruz Avila of Elizabeth, Admiral William F. Halsey Jr. Health and Public Safety Leadership Academy
- Nervens Dorvius of Vauxhall, Union High School
- Miguel Goncalves of Elizabeth, Thomas A. Edison Career & Technical Academy
- Ruby Hernandez of Elizabeth, Elizabeth High School
- Hazari Hernandez of Elizabethport, Admiral William F. Halsey Jr. Health and Public Safety Leadership Academy
- Giorgio Maris of Garwood, Arthur L. Johnson High School
- Katherine Marrero of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
- Marta Meireles of Elizabeth, Thomas Jefferson Arts Academy
- Nicole Montes of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
- Diego Pellejero of Elizabeth, John E. Dwyer Technology Academy
- Ever Rivera of Elizabeth, Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy
- Dennis Rodriguez of Elizabeth, Thomas A. Edison Career & Technical Academy
- Christopher Rodriguez of Union, Union High School
- Jake Santos of Kenilworth, David Brearley 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 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 six New Jersey locations – Clifton, Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three locations – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. 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: Student Brandon Barros-Dias (left) of Union, a senior at Union Catholic Regional High School, poses with Berkeley College Associate Vice President of Enrollment, Carol Allen Covino. Mr. Barros-Dias has received a scholarship to Berkeley College.

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