Queens High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

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


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.

“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:

- Zannatui Ahmed of Queens Village, Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School 
- Jasmine Argueta of Flushing, John Bowne High School
- Alliayah Azeem of Queens Village, Benjamin Cardozo High School
- Giselle Bonilla of Elmhurst, John Bowne High School
- Jennifer Bravo of Flushing, John Adams High School
- Brianna Bucknor of Ridgewood, Grover Cleveland High School
- Gabriel Calva of Corona, High School for Law Enforcement and Public Safety
- Jose Gonzales of Flushing, La Salle Academy
- Chelsea Hernandez of Flushing, Roosevelt High School
- Jeissi Hernandez of Flushing, John Bowne High School
- Roselyn Hernandez of Flushing, Gramercy Arts High School
- Arushi Jain of Forest Hills, Forest Hills High School 
- Manuela Jaramillo of Astoria, Long Island City High School
- Dharshani Khilawan of Queens Village, Bronx High School for Medical Science 
- Michael Lobmeyer of Bayside Bayside High School
- Jessica Martinez of Corona, Global Learning Collaborative 
- Kevin Martinez of Woodside, Cathedral Preparatory School and Seminary
- Selena Medina of Ridgewood, EBC High School for Public Service – Bushwick
- David Mejia of Jackson Heights, William Cullen Bryant High School
- Janary Mojica Martinez of Glendale, Christ the King Regional High School
- Sara Osorio of Corona, John Bowne High School
- Jessie Sarmiento of Astoria, Young Women’s Leadership School
- Litzy Serrano Perez of Astoria, Long Island City High School
- Nabil Walieddine of Astoria, William Cullen Bryant High School
- Xitlaly Zanabria of Elmhurst, Flushing 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 www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

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