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Scholarship Winners

Scholarship Winners

Each year the Morris Educational Foundation awards the largest number of scholarships to Morristown High School seniors.  We congratulate the following outstanding students who have received scholarships or awards throughout the years. 


The Judy and Eliot Steinberg Scholarship - up to $25,000 annually for 4 years

  • Anthony Carvajal, 2020 - The College of New Jersey
  • Luisa Zapata, 2020 - Rutgers University
  • Karen Quillay, 2019 - The College of New Jersey
  • Angelina Hope Bennett, 2018 - Rowan University
  • Karla Yaneth Escobar, 2018 - Rutgers University

Carl George and Shirley L. Eklund Scholarship - full tuition for 4 years

  • Jenifer Escobar, 2020 - Rider University
  • Ninoska Lopez Medina, 2017 – County College of Morris
  • Daniela Mazo, 2015 – Fairleigh Dickinson University

Wong Family Scholarship - $20,000 ($5,000 annually for 4 years)

  • Sophia Duby, 2020 - Columbia University
  • Abigail Gringeri, 2019 - University of Pennsylvania
  • Erin Fleck, 2018 - Cornell University
  • Isabelle Augenson, 2017 – Carnegie Mellon University
  • Julia Flores, 2016 – Johns Hopkins University
  • Emily Keenan, 2015 – Cornell University
  • Joseph Murphy, 2014 – Stanford University
  • Brett Harvey, 2013 – Stanford University
  • Victoria Lin, 2012 – Princeton University
  • Nikhil Shah, 2011 – University of Miami
  • Daniel Knapp, 2010 – Stanford University
  • Matthew Certner, 2009 – Duke University
  • Jennifer Hession, 2008 – Johns Hopkins University
  • Harrison Lu, 2007 – Cornell University
  • Laura Palmaro, 2006 – Georgetown University
  • Naomi Schwartz, 2005 – Duke University
  • Stuart Schussel, 2004 – Brown University
  • Ross Goldband, 2003 – George Washington

The George and Michele Becker Scholarship - $12,000 ($3,000 annually for 4 years)

  • Sofia Wawrzyniak, 2020 - University of Pennsylvania
  • Jonathan Granda Acaro, 2019 - County College of Morris
  • Yusty A. Sanchez, 2018 - The Ohio State University
  • Juan S. Victoria Robles, 2017 – County College of Morris

Stephen B. Wiley Scholarship - $8,000 ($4,000 annually for 2 years)

  • Luna Aguilar, 2020 - Yale University
  • Anthony Ostlund, 2019 - Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Danielle Gai Simon, 2018 - University of Maryland
  • Anastasia Elisabeth Bergeron, 2017 – University of Michigan
  • Jian Zabalerio, 2016- Boston College
  • Aaron Morales, 2015 – Virginia Tech
  • Grace Campbell, 2014 – The College of New Jersey
  • Shannon Adele Kikuchi, 2013 – Parsons School of Design 

The Spring Brook Foundation Scholarship - $3,000 annually for up to 2 years

  • Estefani Orozoco Rosales, 2020 - College of Saint Elizabeth
  • Catherine Amezquita Paredes, 2018 - University of Bridgeport
  • Kyarra Delana Rawlins, 2018 - St. John's University
  • Xavian Mitchell, 2017 – Bloomfield College

Captain Brian J. McNally, USMC Scholarship - $5,000 ($1,000 per year for 3 years and $2,000 for the 4th year)

  • Perpetua Stanton, 2020 - University of Scranton
  • Grace Flanagan, 2019 - University of Scranton

Dorothy F. Johnson Scholarship - $3,500 ($1,750 annually for 2 years) 

  • Brendan Tierney, 2020 - Villanova University
  • Brendan Michael Pallatta,  2018 - Villanova University
  • Collin Brunnock, 2016 – Villanova University
  • Cole Shandlay, 2015 – University of Wisconsin
  • Greg Goldstein, 2014 – University of Maryland
  • Zachary Ganz, 2013 – University of Michigan
  • Zachary Goldstein, 2012 – University of Maryland
  • Brian Matthew Levine, 2011 – University of Rochester
  • Matthew Feldman, 2010 – University of Pennsylvania
  • Thomas Tofield, 2009 – University of Alabama
  • Michael Margiotta, 2008 – Monmouth University
  • Kristina Parrillo, 2007 – Bloomsburg University
  • Eric Levine, 2006 – Penn State University
  • Calinda Roberts, 2005 – Lehigh University
  • Mary Kate Connolly, 2004 – Mary Washington College
  • Tavish Zausner-Mannes, 2003 – Skidmore College

The James B. Galbraith, Jr. Scholarship - $1,500   

  • James Moran, 2020 - Penn State University
  • Charlotte Ribaudo, 2020 - Sacred Heart University
  • Indira Summerville, 2019 - Johns Hopkins
  • Sophie Olivia Thomsen, 2018 - Connecticut College

The Javier Avelar Scholarship - Up to $1,500  

  • Manuela Medina, 2020 - Drew University
  • Mayra Reyes Vasquez, 2020 - County College of Morris
  • Rikaluz Ora, 2019 - Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • Angela Gomez Diaz, 2018 - County College of Morris
  • Elias Misael Castillo Montoya, 2017 – County College of Morris

Morristown Distinguished Wrestler Scholarship – $1,500

  • Marc Dilluvio, 2020 - East Carolina University
  • Ryan Jackson, 2020 - Virginia Tech

John T. Cunningham Scholarship - $1,250 

  • Zachary Goldman, 2020 - Syracuse University
  • Kylee Strasser, 2019 - Rutgers University
  • Margaret Mustion, 2018 - Muhlenberg College
  • Darren Gong, 2017 – Drexel University
  • Richard Meyer, 2016 – Emerson College
  • Jessica Torres, 2015 – Ithaca College
  • Jake Goldberg, 2014 – Ithaca College
  • Allison Lott, 2013 – Ithaca College
  • Thaddeus Danquah , 2012 – William Patterson University
  • Danielle Gluck, 2011 – Lehigh University
  • Daniel Knapp, 2010 – Stanford University
  • Mark Sell, 2009 – Syracuse University
  • Rachel Stern, 2008 – Tufts University
  • Ben Davis, 2007 – Rutgers University
  • Sarah Knapp, 2006 – Emory University
  • Meera Chandramouli, 2005 – New York University
  • Madalyn Baldanzi, 2004 – Swarthmore College
  • Sara Kate Wintz, 2003 – Mills College

The AT&T Pioneers Scholarship - $1,000

  • Jason Marum, 2020 - Rutgers University
  • Ashe Gobin, 2019 - Quinnipiac University
  • Meghan Sinéad Crowley, 2018 - University of Maryland

The Mary Bentzlin Scholarship - $1,000 

  • Madelyn Wagner, 2020 - American University 
  • Tanya Andino, 2019
  • Hannah Grace Vail, 2018 - University of North Carolina

C.A.M.P. Night College and Career Readiness Award

  • Andrew Dominguez, 2019 - Rutgers University
  • Nile Birch, 2018 - New York University

Morris Educational Foundation Scholarship in Honor of Ricky Godoy - $1,000

  • Ryan Falkowski, 2020 - Seton Hall University 

The Morristown Animal Hospital Scholarship - $1,000

  • Kiley Mihalik, 2020 - Virginia Tech
  • Grace Lunch, 2019 - University of Michigan

Shirley Shalit Scholarship - $1,000

  • Kathleen Conlin, 2020 - West Chester University
  • Joshua Gulisano, 2019 - Fairleigh Dickinson University

Morris Educational Foundation Scholarship on behalf of the Morristown Fraternal Order of Eagles – $750

  • Molly Cullim, 2020 - Rowan University
  • Connor Manion, 2020 - The College of New Jersey