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East Brunswick Students Earn Scholarships

WOODBRIDGE, NJ - High school students from Middlesex 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 local students have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:
- Hector Bayas of Milltown, Spotswood High School
- Carlos Bernal of Jamesburg, Monroe Township High School
- Shaunak Chattopadhyay of East Brunswick, East Brunswick High School
- Sheylin Colon of North Brunswick, North Brunswick High School
- Bianca Gomez of New Brunswick, New Brunswick High School
- Natalie Kampanis of Old Bridge, Old Bridge High School
- April Lopez of Highland Park, Highland Park High School
- Alexis Maimone of East Brunswick, East Brunswick High School
- Jailene Mejia Rodriguez of New Brunswick, Middlesex County Vocational Technical High School
- Samantha Melillo of East Brunswick, East Brunswick High Schoo
- Lissette Rivera of Carteret, East Brunswick High School
- Tatiana Rojas of Old Bridge, Old Bridge High School
- Janelli Santiago of Old Bridge, Old Bridge High School
- Alexandra Torres of New Brunswick, Middlesex County Vocational Technical High School
- Truman Xu of East Brunswick, East Brunswick High School

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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 is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu

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