[Trenton, NJ - June 2019]Greater Bergen Realtors® is proud to be able to be a part of NJ Realtors® Educational Scholarship program.  The NJ Realtors® Educational Foundation offers annual scholarships to help students meet the cost of higher education. The criteria for the student selection are based on academic achievements, financial need, interest in real estate endeavors and contributions to family, schools, and communities. This year, Greater Bergen Realtors® gave $7,500.00 honoring the local association past NJ Realtors® presidents.

The following are the 2019 scholarship recipients:

Anand Shetler, an aspiring Computer Science student attending Stevens Institute of Technology next year. This scholarship was awarded to Anand in honor of Charles Oppler.

Miranda Fazliu, a senior who will be attending Fairfield University to study nursing in the fall. This scholarship was awarded in honor of Joan M. Sobeck.

Brian Hack will be attending Savannah College of Arts and Design in the fall; Scholarship was awarded in honor of Robert Oppenheimer.

Matthew Chludzinski is a current student at Stevens Institute of Technology studying Civil Engineering. This scholarship was presented to Matthew in honor of Gene Azzalina.

Nicole Ricciotti will be attending Palm Beach Atlantic University in the fall with a goal to become a Child Life Specialist.  This scholarship was awarded to Nicole in honor of Mary Davis.

“We would like to congratulate these young students on their academic achievements, and wish them the best of luck in their new endeavors.” Stated, Chief Executive Officer, Jorge Ledesma.  

Greater Bergen REALTORS® provides invaluable information, programs and services to insure the success of its members in everyday business. As the leading voice of real estate in North Jersey, we advocate for the public to protect private property rights as well as the right to home ownership. The association is a highly influential and important member of the local, state and National REALTOR® family. Greater Bergen REALTORS® represents over 7,500 realtors in northern New Jersey.  For more information, please visit www.bergenboard.com.