Empowering A New Genteration of Young Girls and Women

Women of the Dream’s 6th Annual Scholarship & Awards Program

Women of the Dream Will Hold Its 6th Annual Scholarship Event

Saturday, June 4, 2022
12pm-3pm

New Camden High School Campus – Aux Gym
1700 Park Blvd. Camden, NJ. 08103

Join us as we celebrate the promising young women of Women of the Dream (WOD) in the city of Camden, New Jersey. This special event will highlight the achievements of current and previous WOD scholarship recipients. WOD girls from our Life Skills and Girls Talk programs will share their affirmations with you. You will hear positive messages from Camden’s Mayor Victor Carstarphen, Katrina McCombs, Superintendent of Camden’s schools, sponsors, school staff, and parents.

Register early as seating is limited.

Kroc Center

If you are unable to be with us in-person, join us On YouTube or Facebook Livestream.

Top Scholarship Awardees

Brittain Foundation

High Academic Achievement
& Participation Award

Lanasia Melvins

Charles Brimm Medical Arts High School
College: Howard University
Major: Business Management

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Women of the Dream

High Academic Achievement
& Participation Award

Killiam Kato

Creative Arts High School
College: St Johns University
Major: Marketing

Women of the Dream Scholarship Winners

Illdeanis Martinez

Charles Brimm Medical Arts High School
College: The College of New Jersey (TCNJ)
Major: Statistics

Brielle Jones

Camden High School
College: Morgan State University
Major: Biology

Tamya Taylor

Creative Arts High School
College: Howard University
Major: Nursing

Ma'leah Andrews

Creative Arts High School
College: Howard University
Major: Sociology and Criminal Justice

Amira Davis

Camden High School
College: Clark Atlanta University
Major Communication

Women of the Dream Youth Empowerment Scholars

Shaniya Bates

Charles Brimm Medical Arts High School
College: Rowan University
Major: Psychology

Gabrielle Bernard

Camden High School
College: Rowan University
Major: Civil/Mechanical Engineering

Aaliyah Burke

Charles Brimm Medical Arts High School
Cooper Hospital
Major: Certified Nursing Assistant

Asiya Calaf

Big Picture Learning Academy
College: Rowan University
Major: Business

Meadow Carstarphen

Camden High School
College: Rowan University
Major: Law and Justice Studies

Sharlene Casiano

Creative Arts High School
College: Rowan University
Major: Business Administration

Claudia Edelman

Camden High School
College: Camden County College
Major: Dentistry

Wendy Hernandez

Creative Arts High School
College: Rowan University
Major: Art Education

Disneiry Jiminez

Big Picture Learning Academy
College: Rowan College Burlington County
Major: Ultrasound Technician

Janiah Johnson

Camden High School
College: Camden County College
Major: Business Management

Paris Mears

Charles Brimm Medical Arts High School
College: Hampton University
Major: Nursing

Tatyana Parker

Urban Promise
College: Rowan University
Major: Biological Science

Jasmine Rosa

Charles Brimm Medical Arts High School
College: Rowan University
Major: Biological Sciences

Gisselle Smith-Echevarria

Charles Brimm Medical Arts High School
College: Camden County College
Major: Business

Rachelly Valdez

Charles Brimm Medical Arts High School
College: Rutgers-New Brunswick
Major: Biological Science

Women Of The Dream's 2022 Scholarship Sponsors

Corporate Sponsors

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Individual Donors

Rashonda Ambrose (NJ)
Donna Baines (NJ)
JoAnn Berkley
Marie Blistan (NJ)
Zita Cousens (MA)
Jessica Gibson (NJ)
Martha Haskell (MA)
Denise Hosier (NJ)
Shana Johnson (NJ)
Juan Rodriguez (DE)
Harriet Elam Thomas (FL)
Roslyn Watson (MA)
Dorlisa Young (NJ)
Joan Wright (NJ)
Tonya Love, CPA (NY)
C. Joyce Farrar-Rosemon (GA)
Constance Torres (NJ), Volunteer
Connie Torres (NJ)

Patricia Whitely Williams (NJ)
Regina Marcin (NJ)
David Salati (DE)
Donna Ramos Johnson (DC)
Dr. Dellena Cunningham (MD)
Carol W. Pope & Fred Grisby, Jr. (DC)
Dr. Faye Coleman (D.C.)
Keisha Cogdell (NJ), Board Member
Nina Lewis (OH), Board Member
Katrina Squire (NJ), Board Member
Teryn Thomas (NJ), Board Member
Jack Quinn (NJ), Board Member
Valerie Durant (MD)
Rebecca Cruz Guy (NJ)
MaryLynne Reynolds (NJ)
Gary Bailey (MA)
Latane Bradley (NJ)