Hudson Valley Scholars Program
Local businesses lend a hand to future community leaders
Students are the foundation of Marist College. From earning Fulbright
and Goldwater scholarships, to leading the MAAC in academic honor roll
selections for the ninth straight year; from bringing awareness to heart
disease and breast cancer, to sponsoring a mentor event in an effort to
lower high school dropout rates in the local community, Marist students
demonstrate their leadership every day.
In an effort to support these outstanding Marist students, local
businesses are leading the way by sponsoring a portion of their
educational costs through the Hudson Valley Scholars Program. For more
than a decade the program has supported local high school graduates
attending Marist College with financial scholarships. All student
scholars are local and many will remain in the valley after they
graduate from Marist and become responsible members of their
The Hudson Valley Scholars Program is run by a volunteer committee and
depends solely on the generosity of the businesses that support the
student scholars. If your business would like more information on
sponsoring a student, please contact Jeanine Thompson in the Marist College Office of College Advancement at (845) 575-3863.
For more information about the Hudson Valley Scholar Program, please view the latest Hudson Valley Scholars brochure.