Graduate Student Profile

Priyanka Thaker

Priyanka Thaker
Software Development

Graduate Scholarships

Merit Graduate Scholarships

Academic Merit
General Eligibility
 Amount Awardable
 Graduate Academic Award  3.2 - 3.49 GPA  $150/course
 Graduate Scholars Award  3.5 GPA or higher  $250/course
 Marist Alumni Academic Award  upon accept  $150/course
 Marist Alumni Scholars Award  3.5 GPA or higher  $250/course

Merit awards are made at the discretion of the scholarship committee.
General eligibility requirements for a scholarship do not guarantee admission.

Awards are determined upon acceptance into a graduate program based on the applicant's cumulative GPA from their undergraduate degree granting institution or most recently earned graduate/professional degree. No more than one merit scholarship will be awarded to each student.

Award recipients must maintain at 3.0 GPA and maintain good academic standing in their program to remain eligible. The Award cannot be used toward undergraduate level courses or courses taken at other institutions.

Financial need is not required to be eligible for merit scholarships.

Applicants classified in any of the following categories will not be eligible:

  1. Receiving other scholarship assistance through Marist College
  2. Participating in the following programs: the Master of Education (M.Ed), Master of Public Administration (MPA) cohort programs in NYC/Albany, Master of Public Administration (MPA) online program for law enforcement and emergency services, Hybrid MA in Educational Psychology, MS in Physician Assistant Studies, or MA in Museum Studies
  3. Marist students currently enrolled in a 5-year bachelor's/master's degree program
  4. Students receiving special tuition pricing through organizational partnerships.

Scholarship amounts apply to new graduate students entering Marist College beginning in the Spring 2009 semester and thereafter.

If you would like more information, please contact the office of Graduate Admission. Information about additional scholarships, loans, and tuition-assistance programs can be found on the Student Financial Services website.