Evening of Excellence
 

CAPE COD COMMUNITY COLLEGE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION AWARDS Approximately $200,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS AT ANNUAL EVENING OF EXCELLENCE

    

 

(West Barnstable, MA- May 19, 2016)—Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation held its annual Evening of Excellence Ceremony on Thursday, May 19, awarding $200,000 in scholarships to 129 students. Students were awarded scholarships for outstanding academic achievement, financial need and campus and community involvement.

Since the creation of the College’s Educational Foundation (in 1983) as an independent, non-profit organization, approximately $6 million in scholarships has been distributed to students.  The scholarship program is a cornerstone of the Foundation’s mission.  The Foundation raises funds annually to fund scholarships, improve College facilities, support innovative programs for students and faculty, and to promote the essential role the College provides to the Cape Cod and Islands community.

Following is a list of recipients by town:

 

Barnstable, West Barnstable

Alexandra Charron received a Light, Liberty & Learning Endowed Scholarship presented by an anonymous donor and a Phi Theta Kappa Enhanced Member Scholarship presented by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Cape Cod Community College Chapter
 

Alessandra Lima received the W. John Grinnell/Kiwanis Scholarship presented by Kiwanis Club of Hyannis.

Matthew Mayer received the Lawrence-Lynch Corporation Scholarship presented by the Lawrence-Lynch Corporation.

Kara McGovern received a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.   

Kate McMahon received an Adelaide M. Queeney Scholarship presented by Adelaide M. Queeney.

Wesley Todoroff received the Rishi Gautum Scholarship presented by Dr. Virender Gautam.

Katherine Wing received a Cape Cod Community College Honors Program Scholarship presented by Cape Cod Community College Honors Program.

Bourne

Arthur Amaral received a David J. Welch Memorial Scholarship presented in memory of David J. Welch and the  Mary Baird, RN Nursing Scholarship presented by the Sandwich Women’s Club.

Molly Mahoney received the Scott Award in Environmental Studies presented by the Heines Family and a Three Bays Preservation Scholarship presented by Three Bays Preservation Inc.

John Moylan received The Grace A., Harold L., and Jane C. Hardy Scholarship presented by the friends and family of the Hardys and the Robert Trulaske, Jr. Memorial Scholarship presented by the Project Forward Seaside Café Operations/Customer Service Class.

 

Brewster

Zane Bender received the Richard J. Sullivan Scholarship presented by friends and colleagues of Dick Sullivan, Emeritus Cape Cod Community College Dean of Students.

Andrea Hutter received the Chelsea L. Joslin Students in Recovery Financial Award presented by the Kelley Family and Friends.

Alison Leporati received a Laura Flanders Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community Educational Foundation.

Megan Watson received the Christopher Lovelock Memorial Scholarship presented by the Estate of Christopher Lovelock, a Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Five Charitable Foundation and a Phi Theta Kappa Enhanced Member Scholarship presented by Cape Cod Community College Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

Buzzards Bay

Nicole Carey received the Yee Family Scholarship presented by Samuel and Nancy Yee

Carver

Debra Pierce received the Academy for Lifelong Learning Link to the Future Scholarship presented by the Academy for Lifelong Learning

Centerville

Cameron Dixon received an Accenture Scholarship presented by William Green and Friends of Cape Cod Community College, a Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation, a Gretchen Farnham Study Abroad Scholarship presented by the friends and colleagues of Gretchen Farnham and the Bob Smith Memorial Rotaract Scholarship presented by the Rotaract Club of Cape Cod Community College.

Danielle Faria received an Adelaide M. Queeney Scholarship presented by Adelaide M. Queeney.

Abigail Feliciano received the Cape Cod Antique Dealers Association Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Antique Dealers Association.

Jake Johnson received an Ernest LeBlanc Memorial Endowed Scholarship presented by the Barnstable County Education Association

Brittany Packard received an Accenture Scholarship presented by William Green and Friends of Cape Cod Community College and a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.   

Aliaksandr Tsvirbut received the Peter F. Birkel, Jr. “Learning Never Ends” Award presented by Cape Cod Community College.

Chatham, South Chatham

Joshua Dykens received a Cape Cod Community College Honors Program Scholarship presented by Cape Cod Community College Honors Program.

Hopeton Lee received a John T. Forcellese Memorial Scholarship presented by Mr. and Mrs. Peter Forcellese.

Rebecca Merrill received an On Their Way Scholarship presented by the Chatham Woman's Club.

Cohasset

William Lynch received the John D. Warner Scholarship presented by Cape Cod Coolers, Nantucket Sparkling Water.

 

Cotuit

Griffen Rogers received the Paramedic/EMT Scholarship presented by Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

 

Cummaquid

Peter McClane received the The William L. Udall Starter Scholarship presented by an anonymous donor and the Dean Roseanna Pena-Warfield Scholarship presented by the colleagues, friends and family of Dean Roseanna Pena-Warfield.

Dennis Port, South Dennis 

Jennifer Hanley received the Lee Mannillo Memorial Scholarship presented in memory of Lee Mannillo and a Three Bays Preservation Scholarship presented by the Three Bays Preservation, Inc.

Pallas Hutchison received the Charles & Sandra Robinson Scholarship presented by Charles and Sandra Robinson.

William Mulligan received the Robin Arciprete Horton Memorial Scholarship presented by the friends and family of Robin A. Horton and a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.  

Alison O’Connor received an Ernest LeBlanc Memorial Endowed Scholarship presented by the Barnstable County Education Association

Andrew Schwarzer received the Captain Joshua Gray-Jonathan Hatch Chapter, DAR presented by The Captain Joshua Gray-Jonathan Hatch Chapter, DAR.

Elizabeth Jenks received the Scarbrough Scholarship presented by the Scarbrough family.

Daphne Kieffer received the Marjorie Lambton Memorial Scholarship presented by family and friends of Marjorie Lambton. 

Shelma Pierre received the Trustee Diversity Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Board of Trustees and friends and a Gretchen Farnham Study Abroad Scholarship presented by the friends and colleagues of Gretchen Farnham.

Jordan Wheeler  received the Polhemus Savery DaSilva Scholarship presented by Polhemus Savery DaSilva Architects Builders.

 

East Falmouth, Falmouth, North Falmouth

Jeanine Cappuccino received the William S. & Elizabeth G. Beinecke Endowed Scholarship presented by William S. Beinecke and the Prospect Hill Foundation.

Emily Clark received a John T. Forcellese Memorial Scholarship presented by Mr. and Mrs. Peter Forcellese.

Spencer Enos received a Cape Cod Community College Economics Club Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Economics Club.

Cyi Gyi Paradis received a Laura Flanders Memorial Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation and the Kelly-Shea Scholarship presented by The Retired Educators Association of Massachusetts, Cape & Islands Chapter, in memory of  Margaret Kelly & Mary Shea.

 

East Falmouth, Falmouth, North Falmouth continued

Tonia Williams received the Science-Math Award presented by Maria Chatzinakis and a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.   

Sherice Bowen received the Barnstable County Bar Association Scholarship presented by the Barnstable County Bar Association.

Liam Cross received the E. Carleton Nickerson Science Scholarship presented by the Edmonds Foundation and the Phyllis J. Fleming Scholarship presented by Dr. Linda B. Miller.

Ocean Eversley received the Academy for Lifelong Learning Founders Memorial Scholarship presented by the Academy for Lifelong Learning, a Cape Cod Community College Student Senate Scholarship presented by the Student Senate of Cape Cod Community College and a Chelsea L. Joslin Students in Recovery Financial Award.

David Hamill received the Vincent Catania Memorial Scholarship presented by the friends and family of Vincent Catania and the Todd Landwehr Non-Commencement Scholarship presented by  friends of Todd Landwehr.

John Vincent received the Ruth Burrough Scholarship presented by the family and friends of Ruth Burrough, Board Member Emeritus, Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

Michelle Zigah received the William R. Kunkel, Sr. Memorial Scholarship presented by the family of William Kunkel, Sr.

Edward Zine received a Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Five Charitable Foundation.

Ivana Vujanovic received the Ying Gean and Sui King Yee Scholarship presented by Samuel and Nancy Yee.

East Sandwich, Sandwich, Forestdale

Rachel Ecker received a Cape Cod Community College Honors Program Scholarship presented by friends of the Cape Cod Community College Honors Program.

Cara McNeil received the Marion Jordan Scholarship presented by the Marion Jordan Foundation.

April Stewart received the  Harland Perry Sisk Memorial Scholarship presented by friends and family of Harland & Louise Sisk.

Chelsea Crowley received the Cape Cod Community College Alumni Association Scholarship. 

East Sandwich, Sandwich, Forestdale continued

Katerina Cote-Duross received the A. Scott Williams Scholarship presented by colleagues, friends, and family of A. Scott Williams.

Kelly Richardson received a Thomas H. & Barbara Lee Endowed Scholarship presented by Thomas and Barbara Lee.    

Lian Way received the Paula Hibbett Memorial Scholarship presented by friends and family of Paula Hibbett, RN.

Eastham

Rebekah Love received the Arline Maloney Memorial Nursing Scholarship presented by Joan M. Maloney. 

Mark Richardson received the Computers for Seniors Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

Cassandra Williams received a Kathleen Schatzberg Appreciation Scholarship in honor of Kathleen Schatzberg.

Edgartown

Amanda Kane received the Marthas Vineyard Student’s Fund Scholarship.

Sarah Strem received a Cape Cod Community College Student Senate Scholarship presented by the Student Senate of Cape Cod Community College.

Harwich, West Harwich

Marie Butter received the Zavod/Fox Family Scholarship in memory of those in the Zavod and Fox families who emigrated to this country from Russia in the 20th century.

April Crowley received a Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation and the Dorothea Waddell Tonnesen Music Scholarship presented by Mr. William Schnell.

Jessica Eldridge received an On Their Way Scholarship presented by the Chatham Woman's Club.

Solven Grant received the Maggie Hicks Ritter  Memorial Nursing Scholarship presented by the Shirley Philpot Trust.

Harwich, West Harwich continued

Elizabeth Grover received a Laura Flanders Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation and the Orenda Wildlife Land Trust Scholarship presented by the Orenda Wildlife Land Trust.

Laurie Sexton received a Kathleen Schatzberg Appreciation Scholarship in honor of Kathleen Schatzberg.

Elizabeth Ventura received a Cape Cod Community College Student Senate Scholarship presented by the Student Senate of Cape Cod Community College.

Shauna Byrnes received the Natalie S. Gardner and Eastham Council on Aging Scholarship presented by friends and family of Natalie Gardner and the friends of the Eastham COA.

 

Hyannis

Erika Fernandes received the James F. Hall Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

Briana Germaine received the Geraldine C. Ewing Scholarship presented by family, friends, and colleagues of Geraldine C. Ewing and a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.   

 

Sara Hintlian received the M. Nicole Hill Scholarship presented by friends and family of M. Nicole Hill. 

Jianping Hong received a Cape Cod Hospital Auxiliary-Education Scholarship presented by  Cape Cod Hospital Auxiliary and the Evelyn Shapiro Memorial Scholarship presented by the colleagues, friends, and family of Professor Evelyn Shapiro.

Joshua Murray received the Aletta S. Root Scholarship presented by the Citizens for Global Solutions, Cape and Islands Chapter.

Kassia Oaks received a Cape Cod Community College Economics Club Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Economics Club.

Lucas Souza received the Val & Dick Rand Scholarship in honor of Val & Dick Rand, presented by Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

Maria Vazquez received a Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Five Charitable Foundation.

Lakeville

Shannon Mather received the Cape Cod Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Scholarship presented by an anonymous donor.

Marion

Ashley Dauphinee received the Nicholas St. John Memorial Scholarship resented by the family, friends and colleagues of Nick St. John.

Mashpee

Dacia Beans received the Lesley Williams Memorial Scholarship presented by the friends & family of Lesley Williams and the Edith E. McLane Nursing Scholarship presented by the Estate of Edith McLane.

Carla Blount received a Louise M. DiMeo Scholarship presented by Louise & Louis DiMeo.

Michael Buldini received a Louise M. DiMeo Scholarship presented by Louise & Louis DiMeo and a David J. Welch Memorial Scholarship presented in memory of David J. Welch.

Sarah Cierpich received the Marjorie M. Mullin Scholarship for Excellence in Nursing presented by a faculty colleague and the Nursing class of 2011.

Christopher DeDecko received a Cape Cod Community College Economics Club Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Economics Club.

Alana Dupuis received the  Peter F. Birkel, Jr. “Adult Learner” Award presented by Cape Cod Community College and the Dr. Helen W. Goolishian Scholarship presented by the family of Dr. Helen W. Goolishian. 

Kelsey Leary received the Blue Knights Law Enforcement Scholarship presented by Blue Knights Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club Mass. Chapter VI, Cape Cod &  Islands.

Danielle Marino Silva received a Louise M. DiMeo Scholarship presented by Louise & Louis DiMeo and the Rosa Moncholi, MD Scholarship presented by the family of Elizabeth S. Roche.

LaShelle Mathis received a Louise M. DiMeo Scholarship presented by Louise & Louis DiMeo.

Sarah Whitney received a Louise M. DiMeo Scholarship presented by Louise & Louis DiMeo.

Nantucket

Jessenia Bonet received a Bernard D. & Grace S. Grossman Scholarship presented by the Bernard and Grace Grossman Foundation and a Weezie Foundation Endowed Scholarship presented by the Weezie Foundation.

Heather Miranda received a Bernard D. & Grace S. Grossman Scholarship presented by the Bernard and Grace Grossman Foundation, a Weezie Foundation Endowed Scholarship presented by the Weezie Foundation and the Silver Anniversary Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

Orleans

Mariana Sandarovscaia received a Cape Cod Hospital Auxiliary-Education Scholarship presented by  the Cape Cod Hospital Auxiliary and the Linda Sayers Memorial Scholarship presented in memory of Linda Sayers.

Viviana Tromp received a Laura Flanders Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

Osterville

Pamela Schofield received a Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Five Charitable Foundation.

Plymouth

Eryn Allen received a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.

Ana Campbell received the Elaine S. Perry Memorial Scholarship presented by the family, friends and colleagues of Elaine Perry and The Anne & Henry DiPrete Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

Edward Gubbins received the Project Forward Basic Foods, Café & Hospitality Scholarship presented by the friends of Project Forward.

Ginamarie Monteiro received a Todd Landwehr Scholarship presented by the friends of Todd Landwehr.

Patryk Myette received the Project Forward Scholarship presented by the friends of Project Forward.

Plympton

Samantha Ferrari received the The Deborah A. Skinner Memorial Scholarship presented by Alice J. Burns.

Pocasset

Jeremy Canfield received the Jacqueline DesJardins Memorial Scholarship presented by family & friends of Jacqueline DesJardins and colleagues at HopeHealth.

Provincetown

Chelsea Roderick received a Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Five Charitable Foundation.
 

Sagamore Beach

Kristyn Trant received the Richard “Twig” Souther Progress Award presented by the family and friends of Richard “Twig” Souther, the Peter Dee Memorial Scholarship presented by the friends & family of Peter Dee and the Cape Cod Community College Academic Support Group and the Hospitality Scholarship presented in honor of William Zammer.

Vineyard Haven

Michelle Katz recived the George T. Curley, Jr. Memorial Scholarship presented by the friends and family  of George T. Curley, Jr. and the Barnstable Shellfish Scholarship presented by the Barnstable Association of Recreational Shellfishing.

Wareham,   East Wareham

Nicole Brady received the Lawrence-Lynch Corporation Scholarship for STEM Studies presented by the Lawrence-Lynch Corporation.

Jennifer Debonise received the Dagny & Frank Miller Public Service Scholarship presented by the family of Dagny and Frank Miller and the Richard A. Kraus Scholarship presented by the Cape Cod Community College Educational Foundation.

Cassidy Cincotta received the George Zografos Dunkin' Donuts Scholarship presented by George Zografos, Dunkin' Donuts.

 

Katelyn Dalton received The Lois E. Vallely Scholarship presented by Elizabeth S. Roche.

Priscilla Muchai received a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.   

Leanna Stringer received the Louise DeSantis Deutsch Scholarship presented by Friends and Colleagues of Professor Emerita Louise DeSantis Deutsch.

Yarmouth Port, South Yarmouth, West Yarmouth

Taysha Allen received a Drs. Laura Seabury & Debra Poletto Scholarship in memory of Joseph Seabury & Sally Seabury.

Jessica Kilmurray received the Cape Cod Community College Employee Family Sponsored Scholarship presented by Cape Cod Community College and a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.  

Lynn Medeiros received the Kathryn & Margaret L. Cotter Memorial Scholarship presented by the friends and family of Margaret L. Cotter.

Colby Moore received the Dennis-Yarmouth Women’s Club Scholarship presented by Dennis-Yarmouth Women’s Club.

 

Lauren Coelho received the Bertie Banas Memorial Scholarship presented by the late Charlotte Hamill.

Agnieszka Duffany received the Charlotte M. Hamill Scholarship presented by the late Charlotte M. Hamill and a David J. Welch Memorial Scholarship presented in memory of David J. Welch.

Nicholas Heaney receievd a Light, Liberty & Learning Endowed Scholarship presented by an anonymous donor.

Ana Claudia Pereira received the Karyn Van Kirk Memorial Scholarship presented by colleagues, friends, family who knew and valued Karyn.

Gabrielle Rosson received a Thomas H. & Barbara Lee Endowed Scholarship presented by Thomas and Barbara Lee and a Cape Cod Community College Honors Program Scholarship presented by Cape Cod Community College Honors Program.

Sarah Symczak received a Cape Cod Hospital Auxiliary-Education Scholarship presented by  Cape Cod Hospital Auxiliary.

James Towle received the Marjorie West Littleton Scholarship presented by the family of Marjorie West Littleton.

 

Heather  Abbey received the Elena Marie Rice Scholarship presented by the family of Elena Marie Rice, Class of 2004.

Jessica Baecker received a David J. Welch Memorial Scholarship presented in memory of David J. Welch and a Drs. Laura Seabury & Debra Poletto Scholarship in memory of Joseph Seabury & Sally Seabury.

Kyle Bryson received the STEM Scholarship presented by an anonymous donor.

Jennifer Gounaris received the Wellfleet Thrift Shop Scholarship presented by the Wellfleet Thrift Shop.

Amanda Notemyer received a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.   

Risa Ramos received an Accenture Scholarship presented by William Green and Friends of Cape Cod Community College.

Erin Sanborn received a Wilkens Family Trust Scholarship presented by the Wilkens Family.