Merit Scholarship Renewal Requirements

The following are the cumulative GPA requirements for all of the merit scholarships offered by Brandeis. The Scholarship Committee meets on a semester basis to review the academic records of all merit scholarship recipients and to determine students' continued eligibility for these funds.

Award Type
Class
Cumulative GPA Required
Annenberg Scholarship All 3.10 for at least one semester of first year; 3.20 thereafter
Leonard Bernstein/SERP Scholarship All 3.00
Brandeis Achievement Award All 3.25
Brandeis-Genesis Fellowship All 3.0 for at least one semester of first year;
3.0 thereafter
Brandeis-Sponsored National Merit Scholarship All Per NMSC regulations
Dean's Award  All

3.00-classes of 2013-2015 

3.0 for at least one semester of first year; 3.0 cumulative thereafter-class of 2016

Honor Grant All None
JFEW Scholarship All 3.00
Justice Louis D. Brandeis Scholarship All 3.10 for at least one semester of first year; 3.20 thereafter
Malkin Israeli Endowed Scholarship All 3.00
Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship All 2.67
Fannie Penikoff Scholarship All None
POSSE Scholarship All None
Premier Trustee Scholarship All None
Presidential Scholarship All

3.10 for at least one semester of first year; 3.20 cumulative thereafter-classes of 2013-2015 

3.0 for at least one semester of first year; 3.0 cumulative thereafter-class of 2016

Slifka Israeli Coexistence Scholarship All 3.00
Stroum Family Waltham Scholarship All None
Wien International Scholarship All 3.00