Bronx High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations


High school students from the Bronx, 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.

“We congratulate you on earning a scholarship to Berkeley College to continue your education and build upon your impressive record of achievement,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “We believe in you and your future. As you consider the choices before you, take a moment to think about how you can best utilize your talents to positively change the lives of others. The only limits to your success are the limits you place on yourself.” 

The following students have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:

  • Ziomara Aguilar, Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics
    - Byron Appiah, Democracy Prep Harlem High 
    - Brittania Brown, Harry S. Truman High School
    - Shannique Burke, Harry S. Truman High School
    - Lizmarie Ceballos, Bronx High School for Medical Science
    - Sabrina Guano, High School for Teaching and the Professions
    - John Michael Hill, Harry S. Truman High School
    - Ajla Jadadic, Bronx High School for Medical Science
    - Ebony Jones, Harry S. Truman High School
    - Farzana Khan, Bronx High School for Medical Science
    - Kimberly Mccray, West Bronx Academy for the Future
    - Damaris Olivera, International Leadership Charter High School
  • - Donae Pryce, Harry S. Truman High School 
    - Citlaly Ramos, World View High School
    - Giselle Roque, A. Philip Randolph Campus High School
    - Jocelyn Rosas, A. Philip Randolph Campus High School
    - Shelsy Soto, Bronx Theatre High School
    - Saynabou Sylla, Bronx Leadership Academy High School

About Berkeley College
Berkeley College, founded in 1931, is a career-focused institution accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education that offers students Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate’s degree and Certificate programs in more than 20 career fields. The College has campuses in Midtown Manhattan and White Plains, NY, as well as in Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park, NJ, with more than 5,700 students enrolled. In addition, Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. 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, for seven consecutive years. The website address is

The mission of Berkeley College is to empower students to achieve lifelong success in dynamic careers.