Scholarship History:

This scholarship has been made possible by the generosity of alumnus Peter M. Maris, Class of 1983.    Established 2023.

Scholarship Award:     

$5,000 per awarded recipient as a one-time, total award.

This scholarship will be awarded to one (1) graduating senior.


  • Lane Tech student with an expected Spring, 2023 graduation date.

  • The scholarship award is based on a well-rounded student demonstrating both scholastic ability and extracurricular achievements.

  • Acceptance to any accredited college or university.

  • GPA 2.0-2.99

Video [3-minute maximum, length may vary]

Your video submission will be an opportunity to express who you are as a person and to convey why you should be awarded this scholarship.  Please describe in detail:

“Are you a ‘well-rounded’ student? What does that mean to you? Why is being well-rounded student possessing ‘soft skills’, being a good person, and having developed social skills in addition to academics important to you? Explain why being a ‘well-rounded’ student will benefit you in your future career.”

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is Monday, April 17, 2023 at 5pm.