Scholarships & Awards

The Department of Modern Languages at Marist is supported by the following endowed scholarships:

DR. RAYMOND R.WEISS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

The Dr. Raymond R. Weiss Memorial Scholarship was established to honor a former member of the Modern Languages Faculty. The Scholarship is awarded upon recommendation by the Chair of the Modern Languages Department to a student of Puerto Rican origin or to a Modern Language major. Dr. Weiss was a member of the Marist class of 1949.

MADAME FRANCOISE B. GREGG SCHOLARSHIP

Named in honor of a long-time member of the Modern Languages faculty, the Madame Françoise B. Gregg Scholarship is awarded annually to a French student spending a full academic year in France. Financial need is a criterion. The award is made in consultation with the chair of Modern Languages.

TINA AND ALPHONSE GIOIELLI SCHOLARSHIP

Established in honor of a longtime faculty member and her husband who joined her in teaching Italian Language and Culture at Marist, the Tina and Alphonse Gioielli is awarded to a junior or senior French or Spanish major. Financial need is a criterion. Priority is given to a student studying abroad for a full year, with first consideration to a candidate studying language and culture in Italy. Selection is made in consultation with the chair of Modern Languages and the Director of Financial Aid.

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