Harcourt Scholars


The Alfred Harcourt Foundation prides itself on the personal connection it makes with each student.  It is this 'hands on' approach that differentiates us from other foundations.

Here are just a few of the many success stories of Ellen Knowles Harcourt Scholars.


Jocelyn Charlon 

I am a proud graduate of the Nursing Program at TCNJ, Class of 2006. 

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Concetta Perito

I am currently a junior at the College of Staten Island majoring in Mathematics.

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Sarah Sietz

I am a 2017 graduate of the Teacher Education Honors Academy at the College of Staten Island.

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Destiny De La Rosa

Without the support of the harcourt Foundation I would not have been able to accomplish my goal of being the first in my family to graduate college. 

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Carolina Charvet Pena

I am a 2017 graduate of The College of New Jersey. I earned a double major in International Studies and Sociology. 

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Sofia Charvet Pena

I am currently majoring in Mathematics and Secondary Education at The College of New Jersey. My plan is to become a math teacher. 

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Andrew Georges

I'm a senior at Baruch College, in New York City, double majoring in Corporate Communications and English.

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Kaylla St. Luce

I am a junior at Baruch College majoring in Corporate Communications and double minoring in Marketing and Black Studies.

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Vanessa Santana

I am a 2017 graduate of Baruch College, where I majored in Corporate Communications and minored in Journalism and International Business. I am going to work at General Mills this summer.

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Robert Kinloch

I am a 2017 graduate of The College of New Jersey where I majored in Elementary Education and Sociology. I plan to work as an elementary school teacher or guidance counselor.

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