On December 3, Anna Maria College awarded over 50 scholarships to students during a Scholarship Lunch that brought students, families, and donors together to celebrate the hard work and academic achievements of AMCats. Through our Scholarship Spotlights, students have the opportunity to express their gratitude and relay the impact that their scholarships had on them as they continue their educational journeys at Anna Maria College.


Leominster, Massachusetts

Graduation year:



Criminal Justice with a minor in Forensic Criminology

What was your first reaction when you received your scholarship?

I was completely honored to be considered for the Richard Caparso Scholarship. I was shocked to be honest!

How is Anna Maria College helping you achieve your goals?

After changing my major my freshmen year, the Criminal Justice department welcomed me with open arms. Since then, I have done better academically and found a path of interest that I am passionate about.

What are your plans after graduation?

I plan on becoming a private investigator. I am also considering continuing my education at Anna Maria College with a master’s degree, but I am still deciding.