Dayton T. Brown Announces 2022 Scholarship Award Winners


Ms. Angela Chewning, VP, Human Resources presents this year's awards to Ms. Natasha Yajadda, pictured with her parents on the left, and on the right, Mr. Zachary Palazzotto, shown with his parents.

BOHEMIA, N.Y. – Dayton T. Brown, Inc. (DTB), is pleased to announce the winners of its annual scholarships. Natasha Yajadda from Sayville High School and Zachary Palazzotto from Connetquot High School were chosen from a very competitive field of applicants and were each awarded $2,000 scholarships. Natasha will be attending the University of Pennsylvania and Zachary will be attending the University of Virginia in the fall.

Each year, DTB awards scholarships to extraordinary students from Sayville and Connetquot High Schools who have chosen the engineering field of study as they continue their education. Finalists are selected based on their leadership and academic skills, participation in extracurricular activities at school and in the community, volunteerism, and financial need.

“We are inspired by the talent, work ethic and passion of our scholarship recipients,” commented Angela Chewning, Vice President of Human Resources at DTB. “It is a key part of our mission to support gifted youth so that they can become thought leaders, problem solvers, and successful individuals.”

About Dayton T. Brown, Inc.

Dayton T. Brown, Inc. (DTB) has been synonymous with the pursuit of excellence and customer service for over 70 years. As a leader in the fields of testing, engineering, logistics, technical publications, and military mission systems, DTB has gained national respect and recognition. The Company was founded in 1950 and is headquartered on 32 acres in Bohemia, NY. Today, the Company is composed of three divisions, whose operations are widely diversified yet complement one another.

The Engineering & Test Division provides testing services for aerospace and defense, life support and survival equipment, and automobile, rail, transit, and other systems. Standalone engineering services include component and system evaluation, design and fabrication of specialized test equipment, field data acquisition, instrument calibration, design and failure analysis, preparation of test procedures, product improvement and reverse engineering services.

The Technical Services Division provides technical documentation and logistics/maintenance planning. Typical publication and illustration services include technical writing, technical illustration and graphics, data conversions, parts listing, and S1000D training and support. Logistics services include parts provisioning, supportability analysis, level of repair analysis, and other maintenance planning support.

The Mission Systems Division supports DoD rapid prototyping and limited production of updates to military aircraft and ground systems with a focus on the Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance community. We offer the breadth and depth of engineering expertise required to understand system requirements for design, prototyping, production, and support, delivering the best solution for your mission-critical program.