Through the generosity of the Monroe family, Marquette is pleased to announce the John F. and Miriam Monroe Award for Marquette University High School seniors.

The John F. and Miriam Monroe Award was established to assist graduates of Marquette University High School continue their education in the Jesuit tradition through enrollment at Marquette. This unique award is presented annually to students whose academic records and commitment to service demonstrate that they aspire to the Jesuit ideals of excellence in academic pursuits and service to God and others.

This scholarship is renewable each semester of a recipient's four-year (eight-semester) undergraduate program provided the recipient remain in good academic standing with their respective college. For additional program details about this award, review the applicable Award Information Guide, available from the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Scholarship information


Award amount

  • $1,000 to $3,000


  • January 15

Selection guidelines

  • Marquette University High School senior
  • Curricular and extracurricular excellence
  • Applicants must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid by January 15.


Application - Deadline for Fall 2019 has passed