BS, Information Technology John Nunes Technology Scholarship
After Anissa graduates, she plans to pursue a career in cyber security. Anissa says of CW, “The support here at CW has established a new sense of confidence in me. It no longer feels like a dream. It seems more attainable now than ever.”
Cindy M. Lopez
BBA, Healthcare Services Administration CWCF Shining Star Scholarship
When Cindy graduates from CW with her Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Services Administration, she hopes to advance in her current position serving the uninsured population at her organization.
Cindy says of CW, “it’s a school that has flexible hours and a great support system. You can reach out to all different people and there is always a helping hand. No matter what point I am at in my life, CW is always there to advance and meet my needs and goals. This also makes my parents, family, and friends proud of my accomplishments ”
BBA, Healthcare Services Administration CWCF Shining Star Scholarship
Kimberly is looking to work in a long-term care facility, hospital, or an insurance company after she graduates CW, with the ambition of becoming a manager one day. Her educational goal is to obtain a Ph.D.
Kimberly says that CW will help her attain her goals with the knowledge she has obtained with the background experience and information shared by the professors. Kimberly received her Associate’s degree in Medical Assistant Management in 2022, which helped her gain clinical experience in the administration aspect of the healthcare field. She is now prepared to carefully make decisions both from a patient’s and an organization’s viewpoint. Throughout the three years of attending college, Kimberly says she has “learned how to properly format research papers and case studies; my writing skills have improved and I’ve learned how to successfully work in teams.”
BBA, Healthcare Services Administration Jeanne B. Sutkowski Scholarship
Lizbeth plans to pursue a job in some type of business management/administration, after she graduates CW. After Lizbeth lands the job she wants, she will go back to school to obtain her Master’s degree. Lizbeth says, “CW will help me attain these goals through internships and their career services center, where they help students with their resumes and assist students with getting jobs after they graduate.”
AAS, Medical Assistant Management Alumni Scholarship
Olivia’s main goal after she graduates CW is to go to nursing school. The College of Westchester helped Olivia gain knowledge, skills and experience. CW also helped her in her career path. On top of that, she gained additional skills in communication and problem solving, which helped her to achieve her goals and helped Olivia increase her confidence.
BBA, Business Administration William R. Pappallo Scholarship
Shaneika says, “as a person who has limited access to certain opportunities, The College of Westchester and its Foundation have already helped me with this amazing and generous gift to help push me further and nearer to graduation.” CW has given Shaneika so much hope that she believes no matter what she has or doesn’t have, it is possible to win. No matter how terrible or rough life gets, Shaneika will always push through and “rise up like a phoenix from the ashes.”
BS, Interactive Digital Media & Marketing Kenneth R. Theobalds Scholarship
Shawn’s goal after graduating CW is to become a mogul and establish generational wealth, while making a positive impact in the universe we all share. One thing CW has given Shawn is the opportunity to find that confidence inside him to be a leader no matter where he is. “Fear is a mighty companion, but you should be its master instead of letting it control you, so you can soar as high as the sky.”
AAS, Business Administration Management/Marketing CWCF Shining Star Scholarship
Luana’s goal after she graduates The College of Westchester is to retain all the information that she has learned and to apply it to the career path that she wants to be in which is either owning her own salon, or creating her own cosmetic company.
BBA, Business Administration CWCF Shining Star Scholarship
After graduation, Gianni plans to obtain a job in her field and start on her master’s degree. CW has helped Gianni by providing an affordable program that puts her on the right track to succeed.
AAS, Computer Network Administration CWCF Shining Star Scholarship
Jaren feels like he has it in him to succeed and be a leader. With the resources the college provides, Jaren believe anything is possible and that he is capable of achieving his goals.
BBA, Business Administration The Mayor Joseph Delfino Scholarship
After graduating from CW, Destiny plans on working with a successful company that aligns with her long-term goals and/or pursue a Master’s degree in business or accounting. Destiny says, “I see myself growing my knowledge with the help of the CW staff and all the support they continuously offer.” She is beyond determined to learn more and make a great life for herself.
As an immigrant from Jamaica and father of two young boys, Kenny’s greatest motivation is to set an example to them that with hard work and dedication, their possibilities are endless. After earning his degree, Kenny’s goal is to start his own business so that he has the opportunity to help bridge the unemployment gap in minority communities. With CW’s help, Kenny will soon have all of the necessary tools to accomplish this goal.
Ricardo De Jesus Jr.
BS, Interactive Digital Media and Marketing Webster Bank Scholarship
After Ricardo graduate, he wants to use his knowledge of graphic design and marketing to work as a Digital Designer for Madison Square Garden. Ricardo hopes to use his connections from CW, his experience and what he learned to help make this a reality.
BBA, Health Services Administration CWCF Shining Star Scholarship
Angelita’s goal is to land her dream career helping the elderly get the assistance they require in a simple way where they are not confused or misled. The other side of Angelita’s dream career is to work in a facility where youths can come for Mental Health issues and feel comfortable to talk and not feel judged. Angelita wants to help individuals feel positive about themselves, and CW is helping her attain these goals by instilling the knowledge that is needed to succeed. CW has a great team that does not give up on her and keeps encouraging Angelita so she can fulfill her dreams to graduate and receive her bachelor’s.
BBA, Accounting The Doris Metzger Miller Datakey Scholarship
Proceeding her graduation from CW, Maritza wants to go to graduate school to obtain her Masters. She would prefer to get both degrees in succession from the other. Maritza wants to work as an accountant at a corporation or as a business analyst. She aspires to be her own boss and at some point further down the road, open her own small business, a firm. CW has helped Maritza with her goals in both a financial and academic manner. The cost of the school was significantly lower than other schools she applied to and monetarily it was the best option. Additionally, the 3-year bachelor’s degree program is a big motivator; less time to achieve more. CW is the first road Maritza is paving to make her dreams real destinations.