North Ward Center To Hold Annual Latino Scholarship Celebration

The North Ward Center is holding its 35th Annual Latino Scholarship Celebration on Thursday, Sept. 17 to award scholarships to five outstanding Newark students of Latino heritage.

Essex County College will award a full, two-year scholarship to a Latino student at the celebration, which is held under the tent at The North Ward Center, 346 Mount Prospect Avenue, Newark.

In addition, a scholarship will be awarded in honor of Stephen N. Adubato, the founder of The North Ward Center and Robert Treat Academy Charter School.

One scholarships are intended to provide supplemental financial aid to Newark students who are in good academic standing and demonstrate financial need.

Fore more information, please call Jorge Martinez, the chair of the Latino Scholarship Celebration, at 973-481-0415 or visit The North Ward Center. 


Winners of last year's annual Latino Scholarship Awards.