The Nutley-Belleville Columbus Day Parade Committee recently awarded scholarships to graduating high school students. Daniel Gizzo graduated Summa Cum Laude from Seton Hall Preparatory School and was the recipient of the Nutley award. Dan served as a Seton Hall Prep Ambassador and was captain of the Cross County team and a member of the Track Team. In the fall of 2017, he won the Super Essex County Cross County Conference Championship and the Essex County Championship. Dan will attend Tufts University in the fall.
The second scholarship was presented to Belleville resident Justin Alfieri, who graduated from Belleville High School and Essex County Vocational Technical Schools/West Essex Campus with a GPA of 3.6 at Belleville High School and GPA of 3.8 at Vo-Tech. Justin was an honor roll student all four years of high school. He is also a member of the National Society of High School Scholars. He will be attending Essex County College in the fall.