"The faculty at Bloomfield really care about their students and want to see all of us succeed. I've found oncology to be a route that interests me a lot...I'm hoping to be a pediatric oncologist."

Breeyana Jivra ’22
Schering-Plough Undergraduate Research Scholarship
Bloomfield College
Major: Pre-chiropractic Studies

Seton Hall
"My biology major pushes me to want to research and learn more every day. This scholarship has motivated me to continue excelling in research and can be used to further my research."

Lana Hannineh '23
ICFNJ Scholarship
Seton Hall University
Major: Biology

"I never envisioned opportunities like doing research in Florida or traveling to Texas to present my own independent research. I just never thought things like that were possible."

Jefferson Jean-Paul '21
Johnson & Johnson Pre-professional Healthcare
Centenary University
Major: Biology

Fairleigh Dickinson
"I am grateful to have been chosen for this prestigious award. It has motivated me further in wanting to achieve my goals and ambitions of becoming a CPA."

Richard Guerriero '21/'22
CohnReznick Scholarship Award
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Major: Accounting

Caldwell University
"Nurses are the patients' advocate, resources for learning, and true facilitators of positive change. This scholarship will allow me to use my expertise to affect people in a positive manner."

Peter Toscak '21
Partners for Health Foundation Nursing Scholarship
Caldwell University
Major: Nursing

Drew University
"At Drew University, I found an environment where I could grow as an individual. There is a lot of support. If you put your best foot forward, there are people willing to help you."

Drew Laun '23
Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)/UPS Scholar
Drew University
Major: Sociology

Felician University
"The scholarship has made the increasing costs that come with higher education more feasible. As a student, the biggest obstacle should be your classes - not whether you are able to afford the upcoming semester."

Geisha Tiburcio '21
Novartis Science Scholarship
Felician University
Major: Biology

Georgian Court University
"My university has helped me to understand that i do well with overcoming adverse situations. I have been through many hardships, throughout my college experience, and I overcame it all. I wanted a career in which I can help others."

Zyeira Mallory '21
PNC Barry Gillman Award
Georgian Court University
Major: Social Work

Monmouth University
"What solidified my passion for nursing was caring for my Pop Pop for the last year of his life. I wanted to provide the same level of care to others struggling from illnesses or injuries."

Lauren Bines ’22
Novo-Nordisk Scholarshiop
Monmouth University
Major: Nursing

Princeton University
"I've learned that I have incredible perseverance and grit to push through challenges and accomplish my goals."

Matthew Marquardt '21
BD Advancing Healthcare Scholarship
Princeton University
Major: Chemistry

Rider University
"It was the most incredible experience of my life. I assisted in two natural births and a cesarean section and observed multiple ob/gyn procedures and surgeries. It was definitely a life-changing opportunity."

Megan Enright '21
Bristol-Myers Squibb Scholarship
Rider University
Major: Health Science

College of Saint Elisabeth
"Nursing school is difficult regardless of any extraordinary circumstance. Then the pandemic hit and I felt the weight of the world. But nursing school has taught me that I'm more resilient than I ever thought."

Sarah Carty '22
Johnson & Johnson Discover Nursing Scholarship
Saint Elizabeth University
Major: Nursing

Saint Peter’s University
"I've discovered what I am passionate about and what I am capable of. While the transition from in-person to virtual learning was very challenging, it also allowed me to build independence and learn at my own pace."

Anji Elnakady '22
CIC/UPS Scholarship
Saint Peter’s University
Major: Biology and Chemistry

Stevens Institute of Technology
"Civil engineering is a field that can directly impact how a community operates. I wanted to have the opportunity to be part of major projects for community improvements."

Yanqing Liang '22
Engineering & Land Planning Associates
Stevens Institute of Technology
Major: Civil Engineering

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