May - 4 - 2017

We would like to congratulate this year’s winner and recipient of the Become Your Own Dream Fund Scholarship – Brandon Nunez, from John Bowne High School. In the fall,  [ Read More ]

May - 5 - 2016

We would like to congratulate this year’s winner and recipient of the Become Your Own Dream Fund Scholarship – Leonard “Lenny” Merkin, from Poly Prep. 2012 NYS Schoolboy Champion;  [ Read More ]

May - 8 - 2015

Congratulations Nathanael Rose, 2015 Become Your Own Dream Scholarship Recipient Published on Thursday, May 7, 2015 | 3:26pm Written By Anna Zarzecki This year’s Become Your Own Dream (BYOD)  [ Read More ]

Apr - 23 - 2014

We would like to congratulate this year’s winner and recipient of  the Become Your Own Dream Fund Scholarship – Konstantin Parfiryev, from Madison High School. A 2013 New York State placewinner, Konstantin  [ Read More ]

Aug - 9 - 2013

We would like to congratulate this years winner and recipient of  Become Your Own Dream Scholarship Fund. 2013 winner is Rosemary Flores of Curtis High School. We applaud you for all your accomplishments  [ Read More ]

Jul - 29 - 2013

The Become Your Own Dream Scholarship Fund, founded in 2011 by Hooman Tavakolian, Lorelei Martin-Tavakolian, and Jon Tush, has already given out thousands of dollars to college-bound Beat the  [ Read More ]

Jun - 6 - 2012

We would like to congratulate this years winners and recipients of  Become Your Own Dream Scholarship Fund. 2012 Co-winners are Ahmed Elsayed of Wingate High School & Amanda Jackson  [ Read More ]

Jan - 27 - 2012

We are pleased to announce the application deadline for the 2012 Scholarship – March 30th, 2012. See the application page for instructions.

Jan - 11 - 2012

This scholarship means a lot to Lorelei, Jon and I, but it has a deeper meaning for me. Although I am one of the founders of this scholarship, 25  [ Read More ]

Jun - 13 - 2011

Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott today announced the 2011 winners of the Public Schools Athletic League’s (PSAL) annual Wingate Awards for outstanding performance in varsity sports, including baseball, bowling, cricket,  [ Read More ]