MCC Alumnus Awarded Business Scholarship

NJTODAY.NET's online business directory

Shawn Zwonar

EDISON — Shawn Zwonar of Edison, an engineering science student who graduated from Middlesex County College in May, received the 2010-2011 Edison Chamber of Commerce/Annamae Baerenbach Annual Business Scholarship. The award was presented at the chamber’s annual meeting June 14.

While at Middlesex, Zwonar maintained a high grade point average as well as participated in several extracurricular activities. He was active in Democracy House, the college’s service-learning program, volunteering with Elijah’s Promise soup kitchen and the Salvation Army.


“Shawn has been a true example of a mature leader, a model student and an engaged citizen,” said Phillip Vazquez, Democracy House coordinator. “Both the hunger and education teams at Democracy House respect and admire Shawn.”

Zwonar was also a member of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, where he volunteered at toy collection drives and blood drives. He was vice president of the Chemistry Environmental Club and was co-founder of Zeta Delta Finance Society, created to teach basic marketing and business skills to students.

He is planning to transfer to the University of Minnesota for his bachelor’s degree.

Connect with NJTODAY.NET

Join NJTODAY.NET's free Email List to receive occasional updates delivered right to your email address!
Email for advertising information Send stuff to NJTODAY.NET Like Us On Facebook Follow Us On Twitter Download this week's issue of NJTODAY.NET

Leave a Reply