Rumson Fair Haven Regional student Noah Mazzeo is an NJCTS Children’s Scholarship Award winner

Collaborative Partnerships for the Tourette Syndrome Community

The New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders (NJCTS) is proud to announce Noah Mazzeo of Rumson as an honorable-mention recipient of the 2014 NJCTS Children’s Scholarship Award.

Mazzeo, who is graduating from Rumson Fair Haven Regional High School, was selected for his academic achievement, community service and accomplishments as an individual with Tourette Syndrome – an inherited, misunderstood, misdiagnosed neurological disorder that affects 1 in 100 children.

Mazzeo’s award essay was titled “Put Yourself in My Shoes” and described his life with Tourette Syndrome. His list of extracurricular activities reflects notable musical talent and involvement with several school bands and membership in the National Art Honor Society.

NJCTS congratulates Mazzeo – who will attend Brookdale Community College- on his achievements and wishes him continued success in his academic and career endeavors.

Since 2001, the NJCTS Children’s Scholarship Award has been awarded to more than 200 outstanding high school seniors in the state of New Jersey who have excelled in their schools, communities and lives – representing themselves as excellent advocates for Tourette. To learn more about the scholarship or discover other NJCTS programs, please visit www.njcts.org or visit the Teens4TS blog.

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New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders, Inc. Collaborative partnerships for the TS community.