Listed below are the 2015 United Methodist Church of Greater New Jersey scholarship recipients.
Rev. Donald R. Gebhard – Francis Asbury Award
Anudeep J. Alberts – Ethel Snyder Book – Inez R. Irons Scholarship
Anudeep is presently attending Boston College in Chestnut Hill, MA. He is an active member of Christ United Methodist Church in Jersey City, NJ.
Anuroop J. Alberts – Conference Trust Scholarship
Anuroop is a graduate of William L. Dickinson High School in Jersey City, NJ. He will be attending Lehigh University, in Bethlehem, PA in the fall. He is an active member of Christ United Methodist Church in Jersey City, NJ.
Shanon-Imani A. Benjamin – Ethel Snyder Book, Inez R. Irons Scholarship
Shanon-Imani is a graduate of Haddon Heights High School in Haddon Heights, NJ. She will be attending Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, PA in the fall. She is an active member of First United Methodist Church in Haddon Heights, NJ.
Brooke A. Boetticher – Rev. Ralph Kappler Memorial Scholarship
Brooke is presently attending Centenary College in Hackettstown, NJ. She is an active member of United Methodist Church of Lake Hopatcong.
Shakirah I. Brightly – Conference Trust Scholarship
Shakirah is a graduate of Montclair High School in Montclair, NJ. She will be attending Monmouth University in West Long Branch, NJ in the fall. She is an active member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church in Montclair, NJ.
Rebekah E. Bryan – Emily S. Garrison Nursing Scholarship
Rebekah is presently attending Neumann University in Aston, PA. She is an active member of First United Methodist Church in Moorestown, NJ.
Ian N. Burgess-Linden – Ethel Snyder Book, Inez R. Irons Scholarship
Ian is a graduate of Ocean Township High School in Ocean, NJ. He will be attending Rowan University in the fall. He is an active member of Avon United Methodist.
Natalie A. Burr – Frances Nelson Scholarship
Natalie is a graduate of Southern Regional High School in Manahawkin, NJ. She will be attending Lebanon Valley College in Annville, PA in the fall. She is an active member of Waretown United Methodist Church.
Eunice Chang – Frances Nelson Scholarship
Eunice is presently attending Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. She is an active member of Grace Korean United Methodist Church in Westwood, NJ.
Jenna L. Fenton – Frances Nelson Scholarship
Jenna is a graduate of Cedar Creek High School in Egg Harbor City, NJ. She will be attending Atlantic Cape Community College in Cape May Court House, NJ in the fall. She is an active member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Port Republic, NJ.
Nicole C. Hamilton – Frances Nelson Scholarship
Nicole is presently attending Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC. She is an active member of Wall United Methodist Church.
Lindsey A. Holt – Frances Nelson Scholarship
Lindsey is presently attending Houghton College in Houghton, NY. She is an active member of Whitehouse United Methodist Church.
Samantha P. Lunn – Frances Nelson Scholarship
Samantha is a graduate of Haddon Heights High School in Haddon Heights, NJ. She will be attending Gloucester County College in Sewell, NJ in the fall. She is an active member of Stratford United Methodist Church.
Abigail T. McGrath – Conference Trust Scholarship
Abigail is presently attending Moore College of Art and Design in Philadelphia, PA. She is an active member of First United Methodist Church in Moorestown, NJ.
Jessica D. Metcalf – Conference Trust Scholarship
Jessica is a graduate of Delsea Regional High School in Franklinville, NJ. She will be attending Albright College in Reading, PA in the fall. She is an active member of Ferrell United Methodist Church in Ferrell, NJ.
Sarah M. Scalzitti – Conference Trust Scholarship
Sarah is a graduate of Raritan Valley Community College and will continue her education at Centenary College in Hackettstown, NJ in the fall. She is an active member of The United Methodist Church of Lake Hopatcong.
Erin N. Schumacher – Frances Nelson Scholarship
Erin is presently attending Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, VA. She is an active member of Zion United Methodist Church in Egg Harbor Township, NJ.
Morgan Spanier – Conference Trust Scholarship
Morgan is a graduate of Burlington Township High School. She will be attending Monmouth University. She is an active member of Beverly United Methodist Church.
Caroline C. Van Zeijts – Frances Nelson Scholarship
Caroline is a graduate of Columbia High School in Maplewood, NJ. She will be attending the University of California at Berkeley in the fall. She is an active member of Morrow Memorial United Methodist Church in Maplewood, NJ.
Doris and Arthur Mandeville Scholarship – Scholarship awarded to graduate students preparing for careers in ordained ministry or Christian Education. Presented by Epworth United Methodist Church, Palmyra, NJ.
Terry Frazier of Old First United Methodist Church, West Long Branch, NJ
Eun Hye Park of Korean Community United Methodist Church, Englewood, NJ
David M. Tokpah of New Covenant United Methodist Church, Hamilton, NJWilliam B. Wilson, Jr. of Chews United Methodist Church, Glendora, NJ
Educational Society – Scholarships awarded to seminary or graduate students preparing for ordained ministry in the Greater New Jersey Conference:
David M. Tokpah
William B. Wilson, Jr.