Manhattan High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

Monday, April 20, 2020
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations


High school students from Manhattan, 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:

- Yim Hua Chen, Baruch College Campus High School 
- Darius Dorsett, Harlem Children’s Zone Promise Academy 
- Veronica Gonzalez, Beacon School
- Bermary Martinez, International Leadership Charter High School
- Shawn Mendez, Business of Sports School
- Roselyn Murphy, Saint Jean Baptiste High School
- Blend Osmani, Business of Sports School
- Jaylene Quezada, Richard R. Green High School for Teaching
- Naomi Reyes, Opportunity Charter School
- Rachelly Sambo, Richard R. Green High School for Teaching
- Bryan Tapia, University Neighborhood 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.