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Trustees of the CSCPA Educational Trust Fund (ETF) recently presented numerous scholarships and grants
during a joint dinner meeting with the CSCPA Student Outreach and Career Awareness Committee.
ETF Chair and CSCPA Past President Dr. Larry Gramling presided over the evening's program, which was held at
the New Haven Country Club.
ETF Presents Scholarships and
Accounting Department/Student Group Grants
Ann Weisner
University of Connecticut
Robert Mandino accepted
the award on behalf of
his son, University of
Southern California student
Matthew Mandino.
Amber Schmidt
University of Connecticut
Michael Schneider
University of Hartford
Candidate's Award Scholarship Recipients
Trustees presented five $3,000 Candidate's Award Scholarships to assist students in complying with Connecticut's
150-hour requirement to obtain CPA certification.
Children of CSCPA Members Scholarship Recipients
This $500 award is presented to children of CSCPA members who are enrolled in accredited accounting programs.
Matthew Sullivan
Fordham University
Son of member
Edward Sullivan
Member Enrico Melaragno
accepted the award on
behalf of his daughter,
University of Connecticut
student Erica Melaragno.
Kathryn Bailey
Central Connecticut
State University
Daughter of members
Charles Bailey III and
Rosemary Bailey
Kevin Muscarella
University of Hartford
Son of member
Anthony Thomas
Member Linda Liptrot
accepted the award on
behalf of her daughter,
Tulane University student
Allison Liptrot.