Community Foundation of Greater New Britain Awards Scholarships

Group manages scholarship funds and then distributes them.

Mallory Brochu, Carley Calafiore, Kristen E. Cavaliere, Nicholas Couceiro, Nicole Dean, Paulina Drozdzrowski, Shannon Jedrzejczyk, James Kissane, Paulina Mielicka, Andrea Pomponio, Jaclyn Rubin, Michael Scheyd and Sara Zukowski recently received scholarships from the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain (CFGNB) to pursue their college degrees. 

CFGNB manages 40 various scholarship funds created by individuals or organizations designed to support high school seniors and college students with financial support in their pursuit of a college degree.   

“Education truly is a gateway to opportunity. Helping local students achieve their higher education goals is both rewarding and inspirational. These CFGNB scholarships are so important in building a bright future for the students, and they also improve our community as a whole. The scholarships are made possible by generous donors. Anyone who values education and wants to make a positive difference in the lives of current local students can do so as a donor to one of our many excellent scholarship funds,” said James Jones, Chair of the Scholarship Committee.

Students or parents interested in learning more about applying in the future for the many scholarships managed by CFGNB should contact their high school’s guidance department.

Scholarship recipients are listed below in alphabetical order by high school.  Listings include student name, scholarship awarded and college/university they will be attending.

Berlin High School

Student Name        Scholarship Name                           College

Mallory Brochu        Gloria B. Bosco Memorial              Salve Regina 

Carley Calafiore       Vincent F. Biscoglio                     CCSU

Kristen E. Cavaliere Allen M. and Rosalind W. Humes    Providence

Nicholas Couceiro      Dick Burkarth/SMCC                   Penn State

Nicole Dean            Vincent F. Biscoglio, Sr.               Salve Regina

Paulina Drozdzrowski  Josephine Suits Arts             Paier School of Art

Shannon Jedrzejczyk      Kimberly R. Miller                    CCSU

James Kissane      Paul J. and Mary P. Karam Music         CCSU

Paulina Mielicka       Keith Benson Kramer      University of New Haven

Andrea Pomponio     James W. McDermott, Jr.,            Embry Riddle

Jaclyn Rubin         Harold M. Sussman Memorial         Northeastern

Michael Scheyd            Dick Burkarth/SMCC                Penn State

Sara Zukowski         Gloria Biscoglio Bosco                  Springfield


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