78 local students heading to college with scholarships from Community Foundation

Published on Monday, 29 August 2022 16:52
Written by Erica Drzewiecki

@drzewieckinbh

NEW BRITAIN – Seventy-eight local students are heading off to college this fall with scholarships from the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain in-hand.

The CFGNB recently awarded a total of $310,655 in scholarships to 78 students from New Britain, Berlin, Southington, Plainville, Newington and other communities.

The Foundation manages 55 named scholarship funds established by individual donors. The 2022 scholarships represented 50 of those trusts.

The CFGNB has awarded more than $2 million in scholarships since being founded in 1941. Recipients plan to attend many different colleges and universities across the U.S., including state schools like CCSU and UCONN as well as out-of-state schools that include Harvard University, the University of Rhode Island, Coastal Carolina University and more.

See below for a list of scholarship winners from area high schools.

Berlin High School: Sarah Al Mozani, William P. and Janet C. McCormack Scholarship; Kylie Bacon, James W. McDermott Jr. Memorial Scholarship; Saige Beatman, Vincent F. Biscoglio, Sr., Memorial Scholarship; Gabriella Crossley, Harold M. Sussman Memorial Scholarship; Michael Damiana, Vincent F. Biscoglio, Sr., Memorial Scholarship; Ava Dubuc, Spencer’s Hero Academia Memorial Scholarship; Garrett Fallon, Eleanor and Nathan Berry Scholarship; Samantha Ferrero, Kimberly R. Miller Scholarship; Isabella De Francesco, Gloria Biscoglio Bosco Memorial Scholarship; Sean Hunt, Community Foundation of Greater New Britain Endowed Scholarship; Daniel Lamoureux, Gloria Biscoglio Bosco Memorial Scholarship; Grace Lazzara, Austrian Donau Scholarship, Vincent F. Biscoglio, Sr., Memorial Scholarship; Caitlyn Lennehen, William J. Tomasso Scholarship; Olivia Monsonis, Ruth M. and Adolph J. Betterini Scholarship, Festa Italiana Scholarship; Eryn Riggott, Josephine Suits Arts Scholarship; Emily Roche, Paul J. and Mary P. Karam Music Scholarship; Olivia Salina, Ruth M. and Adolph J. Betterini Scholarship

E.C. Goodwin Technical High School: Layla Addy, The Robert D. Powers and Dorothy M. Powers Scholarship; Priya Khambholja, Vic and Betty Fumiatti Scholarship; Jonathan Reyes, Louis P. Gianoli Scholarship

New Britain High School: Dallas Bastek, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; Michael Benalcazar Lozano, Harold C. Rahm Memorial Scholarship, Spencer’s Hero Academia Memorial Scholarship; Nathanial Castro, Festa Italiana Scholarship; Isabelle Costa, Catherine C. Conway Memorial Scholarship; Claudia Cruz, Macdonald/Hjerpe Scholarship; Jacob Davis, Louis O. Gagliardi Scholarship; Yariz Gonzalez, Helen T. Bianca Nursing Scholarship, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; Xavier Goode, William F. Burns Memorial Award and Scholarship; Cadence Hughes, Ruth M. and Adolph J. Betterini Scholarship, Anna Sielawko Engineering Scholarship; Javeria Jalil, Henrietta R. Demorat Scholarship, Harold M. Sussman Memorial Scholarship; Marion Johnson, Peter G. Perakos, Sr. Scholarship; Mirelis Lozada, NBGH School of Nursing Alumni and Associates, Inc. Scholarship, Harold C. Rahm Memorial Scholarship; Angeline Mendieta, William J. Tomasso Scholarship; Noora Nassir, Elizabeth I. and Louis J. Matt Scholarship, Linda Blogoslawski Mlynarczyk Memorial Scholarship; Randy Opoku, Alton Brooks Scholarship, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; Diego Ortiz Lopez, Peter G. Perakos, Sr. Scholarship, Harry L. Stromquist Memorial Scholarship; Mateusz Panek, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship Abby Roy, Louis (Mattioli) Matt Music Scholarship, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; Chris Soto, Leonard W. and Jeannette C. Varkal Scholarship

Newington High School: Brenda DeBloise, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; David Gorski, Virginia and William Bray Scholarship; Alyse Karanian, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; Fasiha Mirza, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; Andrew Schilling, Joseph T. and Christine J. Schribert Scholarship; Sara Studzinski, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; Vidhisha Thakkar, Stanley and Margaret Nowacki Scholarship; Paige Zajack, Normand and Cecile LeBrun Scholarship

Plainville High School: Matthew Badorek, William J. Tomasso Scholarship; Xaidan Joiner, William G. Bryant Memorial Scholarship; Areesha Waseem, William G. Bryant Memorial Scholarship

Southington High School: Alexandra Barner, Nellie F. Shepard Scholarship; Andrew Brino, Suzanne Beckius Scholarship Fund; Lindsay Catlin, Dennis J. Stanek, Sr. Memorial Scholarship; Ryan DelMonte, Mitchell J. Porydzy II Memorial Scholarship; Christopher Dolan, Mitchell J. Porydzy II Memorial Scholarship; Maxwell Hotchkiss, Mitchell J. Porydzy II Memorial Scholarship; Jack Hurley, Mitchell J. Porydzy II Memorial Scholarship; Amber Kohl, Arthur T. Blumer MD Merit Scholarship; Owen Kwok, Dennis J. Stanek, Sr. Memorial Scholarship; Sarah Mitelman, Suzanne Beckius Scholarship Fund; Nina Muir, Mitchell J. Porydzy II Memorial Scholarship; Emilia Pettit, Frank E. Rogers Scholarship for Agricultural Studies; Natalie Pyle, Suzanne Beckius Scholarship Fund.



Posted in New Britain Herald, Berlin, New Britain, Newington, Southington Herald on Monday, 29 August 2022 16:52. Updated: Monday, 29 August 2022 16:55.