The Connecticut National Guard Foundation Inc Announces
Scholarship Recipients for 2021 - 2022 Academic Year
The Connecticut National Guard Foundation, Inc is pleased to announce it has awarded scholarships to the following recipients for the 2021-2022 academic year.
BLUM, Amie: Amie is a member of the JFHQ, enlisting in the CTARNG in February, 2004, soon after graduating high school. She lives in Middletown, CT and is a full-time CTNG employee at the Human Resources Office. She is a 2014 graduate of the University of New Haven, earning a BS degree in Criminal Justice. She is furthering her education by attending the University of Connecticut, School of Business Human Resource Management Graduate Program.
DOUGALL, Treasa: Treasa is the daughter of LTC Nathan Dougall, HHC 143d CSSB, CTARNG. Treasa lives in Easton, CT and is a 2020 graduate of Joel Barlow High School. Treasa is returning to Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA, pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences with a minor in psychology. Her ultimate goal is to attend medical school and become a pediatrician.
SHETLAND, Gwyneth: Gwyneth is the daughter of CPT(Ret) Andrew Shetland, HHD, 1109th TASMG, CTARNG. She lives in Mansfield, CT and is a 2021 graduate of Griswold High School. She is attending the University of Connecticut working on a major in animal sciences, with a pre-veterinarian track. Once she completes her undergraduate studies, her goal is to attend graduate school, specializing in equine veterinary medicine.
STRONG, Tyler: Tyler is the son of LTC Christopher Strong, HHD 1st Battalion 169th Leadership Regiment, CTARNG. He lives in Southington, CT and is a 2019 graduate of Southington High School, Southington CT. Tyler is returning to the University of Connecticut, pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
SWANSON, Abigail: Abigail is the daughter of LTC(Ret) Jacqueline K. Cyr, formerly with the 169th Leadership Regiment, CTARNG. Abigail is a 2018 graduate of Wheelock College, Boston, MA, with a Bachelor of Social Work, awarded Cum Laude. She served in the Peace Corps, serving as a Youth Specialist in the Central American nation of Guatemala, from September 2018 to March 2020. Abigail is currently enrolled at New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, in the Master of Social Work Program.
TOZIER, Sarah: Sarah is the daughter of CW4(Ret) David W. Tozier, formerly with the 1109th TASMG, CTARNG. She lives in East Haddam, CT and is a 2021 graduate of Nathan Hale Ray High School, Moodus, CT. She plans to further her education by attending Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, focusing on obtaining a bachelor’s degree in engineering, with a minor in business.
WHELAN, Chalan: is the daughter of SMSgt Dawn Whelan, 103d Mission Support Group, CTANG. She lives in Stafford Springs, CT. She is a Dean’s List student, currently attending Springfield College, Springfield, MA. She is returning to Springfield College, pursuing a degree in the Health Science Pre-Physician Assistant Program, ultimately earning a Master’s Degree as a Physician Assistant.
SGT Felix M. Del Greco, Jr Memorial Scholarship(s)
RICARD, Zachary: Zachary is the son of SFC Michael Ricard, HHC 192d Engineer, CTARNG. Zachary is attending the Culinary Institute of America.
THOMPSON, Zachary: Zachary is the son of LTC Paul Thompson, JFHQ, CTARNG. Zachary is attending Syracuse University.