Marian sponsors several Freshman Scholarships:
ACADEMIC MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THE CLASS OF 2026
Students who apply for admission to the Class of 2026 by Thursday, December 2, 2021 and meet the following criteria will be considered for academic merit scholarships in the amount of $1,500, to be announced at the time of acceptance:
ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE POST-REGISTRATION
- Student has achieved an “A” in all core academic subjects (English, math, science and social studies) for grade 7 and grade 8 (1st quarter).
- Student has achieved a minimum national percentile score of 90 or the equivalent (“advanced”) on most recent standardized test.
- Student has submitted the required Academic Merit Scholarship Application/Essay (this is different than the required admission application essay) and a teacher recommendation letter by Thursday, December 2, 2021.
Listed below are the Marian Scholarships for the Class of 2025 for the 2021-2022 school year. Scholarships for the Class of 2026 will be released in September. Applications will not be considered until a student is fully registered. Students may apply for multiple scholarships and may be selected as a finalist for more than one but may be awarded a maximum of one listed below, if any. Please note, students who were awarded academic merit scholarships at the time of acceptance are permitted to apply for the scholarships below as well. Scholarships and values may vary annually. See Scholarship Submission Worksheet provided at time of acceptance for specific eligibility requirements.
MARY ANN DuBAY LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP
A minimum of one (1) scholarship will be awarded based on leadership in the classroom, school, and/or community. ($2,000)
CHRISTINE ELSE '90 MEMORIAL ART SCHOLARSHIP
A minimum of one (1) scholarship will be awarded based on artistic ability. ($2,000)
COURTNEY ELIZABETH JOHNS '96 MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
One (1) renewable scholarship will be awarded based on academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, athletic accomplishment, community involvement, and financial need. ($3,000 per year for a total of $12,000 upon maintaining all criteria)
MARGARET T. McMAHON ENGLISH SCHOLARSHIP
A minimum of one (1) scholarship will be awarded based on written ability. ($2,000) Students with a recent national percentile score of 90+ (or the equivalent “Advanced”) are eligible to apply.
MEGAN McNALLY NACY ’91 MEMORIAL SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP
A minimum of one (1) scholarship will be awarded based on community service and citizenship. ($2,000)
RAYMOND J. NAGLE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
One (1) renewable scholarship will be awarded based on co-curricular activities, school/community service, awards and honors, and financial need. ($1,800 per year for a total of $7,200 upon maintaining all criteria)
JOE AND MARILYN BALOUS SCHOLARSHIP
A minimum of one (1) scholarship will be awarded based on financial need and demonstration of perseverance and hard work. (Minimum $1,500/Maximum $4,400 scholarship for 9th grade year,
scholarship is renewable for subsequent three years upon maintaining all criteria.)
These scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen based on their applications, accomplishments, previous school records, test scores, teacher recommendations, and, in student interviews.
Several endowed scholarships are available to other Marian students; some scholarships are renewable:
Marian High School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its admission policies, educational policies, tuition assistance, or any school administered program.
- Elizabeth O’Donnell Baer ’89 Memorial Scholarship (1)
- Caritas Scholarship (1)
- Dolores Chapman Memorial Scholarship (1)
- St. Marguerite d’Youville Scholarship (1)
- Sr. Elizabeth Girardot, IHM Scholarship (1)
- Mary Anne Harahan Scholarship (2)
- Courtney Elizabeth Johns ’96 Memorial Scholarship (3)
- Kerry A. Kerby '98 Memorial Scholarship (1)
- Kolasa Kelly Science Scholarship (2)
- Raymond J. Nagle Memorial Scholarship (3)
- Sr. Christa DePrimo, IHM Science Scholarship (1)
- Sr. Dorothy Peltier, IHM Science Scholarship (1)
- Sr. Lenore Pochelski, IHM Scholarship (3)
- Samyn Akao Science Scholarship (2)
- Taunt Family Memorial Scholarship (3)