The Monogram Club postgraduate scholarships are two grants of $5,000 each awarded to senior Monogram winners in recognition of outstanding academic achievement and potential for success in postgraduate study. The scholarship may be used in the recipient’s first postgraduate year or deferred for one year.

The applicant must be a senior Monogram winner who is considering applying to graduate school (or has been accepted to graduate school). If you will have fulfilled all Monogram requirements by the end of your senior year, you are eligible to apply. Scholarship recipients are selected based on academic merit and history of service to the University and community.

1. Senior student-athletes/support staff will receive an email with a link to the application.

2. Complete application form and brief essay of up to 750 words.
* You won’t be able to obtain your transcript or submit professor recommendation until essay is submitted.

3. Request a copy of your official transcript. This is done via insideND and typing in `transcript request’.

4. One recommendation from current or former academic professor.

If you have any questions about the application process please contact Reggie Brooks, Director, Student-Athlete Alumni Relations & Engagement, at (574) 631-0446 or

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The following student-athletes have earned postgraduate scholarships since the program’s inception in 2009.

Year Name Sport Hometown Graduate College
2008-09 Thomas Bemenderfer Football Mishawaka, Ind. Indiana (medical)
Mallorie Croal Volleyball Villa Park, Calif. San Diego (nursing)
2009-10 Tim Andree Basketball Colts Neck, N.J. Seton Hall (law)
Cosmina Ciobanu Tennis Brea, Calif. UC San Diego (medical)
2010-11 Tyler Davis Tennis Nashville, Tenn. Vanderbilt (medical)
Erin Marrone Softball Alexandria, Va. Virginia (accounting)
2011-12 Christopher Iverson Manager Dubuque, Iowa Iowa (medical)
Stephanie Myers Fencing El Paso, Texas Texas A&M (vet medicine)
2012-13 Dean Odegard Track & Field St. Louis, Mo. St. Louis (ecology)
Meghan Salomon Rowing Cincinnati, Ohio Northwestern (psychology)
2013-14 Kelly Curran Cross Country/Track & Field Bloomington, Ill. Oakland University (medical)
Ted Glasnow Track & Field Newhall, Calif. TBD (law)
2014-15 Ashley Armstrong Golf Flossmoor, Ill. University of Illinois (engineering)
Peter Schneider Hockey Vienna, Austria TBD (law)
2015-16 Sarah Kappers Rowing Cincinnati, Ohio Northwestern University (physical therapy)
Brian Talcott Soccer Omaha, Neb. University of Iowa (law)
2016-17 Eva Niklinska Fencing Granger, Ind. Vanderbilt University (medical)
Evan Panken Soccer Edina, Minn. Northwestern University (medical)
2017-18 Alex Kerschner Baseball New Berlin, Wis. Medical College of Wisconsin
Katie Uhler Soccer San Antonio, Texas TBD