Scholarship Foundation

The MBA of NY Scholarship Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization that fosters inclusive, community-minded real estate industry engagement through mentorship, education and financial support.

Prospective scholarship candidates must be attending NYC based, accredited academic institutions to be eligible to apply.

The Scholarship Foundation puts the mission of the MBA of NY: advocating inclusive professional opportunity and education in real estate, into action. Additionally, the Foundation is a natural complement to our Mentor 360 Program, where successful real estate professionals share the wisdom of personal experience and industry expertise at critical points in the path toward success of our proteges and emerging leaders.

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100% of Donations are used to provide scholarships for NYC students pursuing a degree in real estate.

Executive Officers 2022-2023

Richard T. Carr

Managing Director
Southwell Realty Capital

Frederick A. Mcdonald, jr., Mrics

Vice President / Property Appraisal Analyst Vice President / Property Appraisal Analyst
Popular Bank

Jenn Smaragdas

Director of Operations &
Business Development,
C3S CoRE Consulting, Inc.


Gregg Christensen

Managing Director
Southwell Realty Capital

Johnny Din

Gregory Nuber

Chair, Past Presidents
Advisory Committee
Commercial Real Estate, BHI

Michael Schneider

Assistant General Counsel, Lument

MBAOFNY Scholarship Sponsors