Tuesday, February 25

Brookdale Newsroom

Foundation Awarded $50,000 Donation from OceanFirst

Brookdale Community College President, Dr. Maureen Murphy, and Tim Zeiss, executive director of foundation and alumni affairs, received a $50,000 donation from the OceanFirst Foundation for the Brookdale Foundation’s “Building Minds, Building Futures” scholarship fund. The donation funded 50 $1,000 scholarships for Brookdale students who graduated high school in 2013 and enrolled at Brookdale beginning in the fall semester. The OceanFirst scholarships can be used for tuition, fees, or textbooks. Eligible students must be a graduating high school senior within the OceanFirst market area and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Featured photo (above): Nina Anaurio, SVP business development for OceanFirst Bank, Dr. Maureen Murphy, Tim Zeiss, Kathy Durante, executive director of the OceanFirst Foundation