Past Presidents Scholarship

Carol Christiansen and Colin McCarroll
Pictured are CTR Past President Carol Christiansen
with Scholarship Recipient Colin McCarroll

For many years now, CTR has presented Past Presidents Scholarships to deserving students enrolled in the real estate program at UConn. This year, two $1,000 scholarships were presented by CTR Past President Carol Christiansen at the Annual Center for Real Estate and Urban Economic Studies Awards banquet held on April 18, 2024 on the Storrs campus.

Colin McCarroll will graduate next year with a bachelor’s degree in Business majoring in Finance/ minoring in Real Estate. He maintains an impressive 4.0 GPA while participating in both the Finance and Investment Banking Societies.  Since 2020, Colin has been an Operational Manager for Chick-fil-A and also served as a Regional Representative for the Chick-fil-A Remarkable Leaders Conference for the last 3 years. In addition, Colin is currently a Real Estate Investments intern with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices.

Jasen Meto will also graduate next year with a bachelor’s degree in Business majoring in Finance. He maintains a 3.56 GPA in addition to being very active in the Sigma Phi Epsilon Learning Community, the UConn Albanian Student Association and a member of the UConn Club Swim Team.  Jasen completed the Real Estate Principles and Practices course and since last year has been a licensed REALTOR® with William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty in Litchfield.


Last updated: May 2024