James Foley Scholarship

Named after the alumnus, James Foley, the scholarship program has been established to provide scholarship support to students with financial need.

One Scholarship will be awarded to incoming freshmen and are renewable each year of a recipient's four-year undergraduate program, provided the recipient remains a student of the Diederich College and maintains a 2.5 grade point average. Eligibility for the award includes participation in community service, volunteerism, social justice and the like. For additional program details regarding this award review the applicable Award Information Guide, available from the Office of Student Financial Aid at marquette.edu/financialaid.


Scholarship Information

Award Amount

  • $8,000 (1 award available)


  • February 1

Selection Guidelines

  • High school seniors entering the Diederich College of Communication
  • Financial need as demonstrated on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form

You must submit your application for admission to Marquette in order to apply for additional scholarships. Once you have applied, you will find the application for Fall 2023 Scholarships and Scholars Programs on your application status page. 

Application Status Page