Scholarships

In addition to general Marist College scholarships that are available to all students, Science majors may be eligible for the following special Science endowed scholarships. Students interested in applying for these scholarships should apply online at www.marist.edu/financialaid/endow.html each year during times specified by the Student Financial Services office.

Only students majoring in a School of Science program are eligible for these scholarships.

The Mary Lou Gantert Scholarship is named for a former Marist science student, and is awarded to a current Science student who possesses superior academic potential.

The Dr. Frank A. Gagan Memorial Scholarship is named for the former team physician for Marist's athletic program. It is awarded annually to upper-class students majoring in a program offered by the following departments: Biology; Chemistry; Medical Laboratory Sciences; or Athletic Training, and is based upon academic achievement and financial need.

The Dr. George B. Hooper Scholarship is named after Professor Emeritus of Biology Dr. George B. Hooper, who also served as the Chair of the Division of Science for many years. The scholarship is awarded to students based upon general academic merit and demonstrated ability in the field of science.

The Dr. Aleski A. Leonidoff Scholarship is awarded to Science majors with demonstrated financial need who plan to specialize in science pre-medical studies.

The Dr. Andrew A. Molloy Scholarship in Chemistry honors a Marist graduate who served Marist as a Brother, Chemistry Professor, Science Division Chair, and Academic Vice President. The scholarship is awarded annually to a top Chemistry or Biochemistry major who exemplifies Dr. Molloy's commitment to academic excellence and service to others.

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