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Marjorie Post Farrington Scholarship


  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (at Miami University) and be admitted to and pursuing a graduate degree program at Miami University.
  • Applicants must complete a FAFSA (for the academic year the scholarship would be awarded) and demonstrate financial need.
  • Applicants are to prepare a letter summarizing their academic background and achievements, cite evidence of interests, accomplishments, and potential for leadership in an academic area and/or professional field of graduate study.
  • Applicants must send one letter of recommendation from a current or past professor, employer, or supervisor. Recommenders should comment on the applicant's academic achievements and potential for leadership and send their letters directly to
  • Complete applications (including the FAFSA) must be received by Apr. 1 at 5:00 p.m. to be considered for the award in the following academic year.

The recipient will be expected to hold at least 3 graduate credit hours each semester, and to progress normally toward degree requirements.

Announcement of the award will be made by the end of April.

Previous Scholarship Winners


Destiny Brugman, English

Niki Hayatbini, Psychology

Abigale O’Connor, Geology


Devin Ferraro, Educational Leadership


Pankhuri Aggarwal, Psychology


Keelin Haynes, Geography

Macie Petrich, Speech Pathology and Audiology


The Graduate School

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Oxford, OH 45056