(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)February 28, 2004
(Mahwah) -Brothers Pritam Singh Grewal and Amarjit Singh Grewal have established an endowed scholarship fund at Ramapo College of New Jersey in memory of their parents. The Harchand Singh and Jagir Kaur Grewal Memorial Scholarship will benefit students in Ramapo’s School of Administration and Business who demonstrate exceptional academic excellence.
Pritam Grewal is president of ADPP Enterprises, based in Mahwah, NJ. ADPP owns and operates gas stations in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. The company began as an entrepreneurial start-up and became one of the largest gas retailers in the country.
Mr. Grewal says of his parents, They always encouraged us to put our best effort in all of our endeavors and to push the limits of excellence. This principle has been the cornerstone of ADPP Enterprises’ way of doing business.”
Establishing the scholarship at Ramapo College was a natural choice for Pritam Grewal. Since establishing my company in Mahwah, it has attracted Ramapo graduates as employees,” he says. He is impressed with their individual backgrounds and also with what they’ve learned at the College.
The company president says he understands the hardships of being a student, “especially students who are continuously striving to excel in their studies despite being saddled with the burden of arranging the finances required.” Pritam Grewal, who lives in Mahwah, believes the scholarship will recognize the hard work, sacrifice, and intense commitment that the recipient demonstrates through his or her consistent high level of academic performance. His brother Amarjit resides in Fairfield, NJ.
Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice, has been named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others. Ramapo College is also distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by CollegesofDistinction.com, boasts the best campus housing in New Jersey on Niche.com, and is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice.
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