Past Scholarship Recipients

The NKBA's Northern New Jersey Chapter congratulates this year's Bill Farnan Scholarship Winner. To read available essays, please click on their name.

  2016 Winners    










Congratulations to the 2016 Bill Farnan Scholarship recipients Kevin Cabarcas, Jack Padovano, and Shelby Heard.

Pictured with Northern NJ Chapter President Victoria Reczkowski, and Marlene Wangeheim AKBD, VP of Professional Development.


  2015  Winners   


Congratulations to the 2015 Bill Farnan Scholarship winners Emily Brenner and Gabriela Morales.

With NKBA National President Maria Stapperfenne CMKBD, Marlene Wangeheim AKBD, VP of Professional Development, and Peter J. Albanese CKD, CBD, VP of Academic Relations.



  2014    Winners    


Scholarship Recipients posing with our VP of Academic Relations,                                                        Peter Albanese and President, Victor Libman (Left to right)  Jacob                                                          Silen from Rumson Fair Haven Regional High School - Anthony                                                              Toma from South Brunswick High School - Mina Lisanin from Cliffside                                                    Park High School.

2013 Winners




Attached is a picture of Ricki Makowitz, the VP of Professional Development with 2 of the 3 award winners
(Right) Sara Leslie  attends Boonton High School  going to Binghamton University. (Left) Cortney Wright  attends  Acadamies @ Englewood - Pre-Engineering going to University of Maryland. (not pictured)  Kenneth Rodriguez attends Northern Valley Regional High School at Old Tappan going to Tulane University

2012 Winners

(left to right)

  • Adrianna Matyas
  • Erol H. Ozcelik
  • Nicole Phillips
  • Tiffany Tse

2011 Winners

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2010 Winner

2009 Winners


2008 Winners


2007 Winners