The Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University

ITMS Daggy Scholarships

Daggy Youth/Student Scholarships enable young seekers and emerging scholars to participate in an International Thomas Merton Society Conference, thereby inspiring the next generation of Merton readers and scholars.

These scholarships honor the late Robert E. Daggy, founding member and second President of the ITMS and cover the costs of conference registration, housing and meals.

  

For further information, or with questions, about the Daggy Youth/Student Scholarships contact: Daggy.Scholarships@gmail.com.

  

To appply for a Scholarship complete the Google Application Form.

  

The next ITMS conference will be held at Saint Mary's College from
June 22nd-25th, 2023 and the closing date for applications is May 1, 2023.



 

 
   

  "The ITMS conference has exceeded my expectations. The speakers have been outstanding; but, more importantly, I've met kindred spirits and had great conversations."

Sarah Kothe, Bronx

Daggy Scholars Page on Facebook

  

Visit "What Thomas Merton Means to Me" on You Tube
to hear former Daggy Scholars talk about Merton's impact on their lives.



 

Daggy Scholars at the ITMS Conference in Santa Clara, CA, June 27-30, 2019
 Daggy Scholars at 2019 ITMS Conference

Daggy Scholars at the ITMS Conference in St. Bonaventure, NY. June 15-18, 2017 - Photograph

Daggy Scholars at the ITMS Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. June 4-7, 2015 - Photograph

Daggy Scholars at the ITMS Conference in Fairfield, Connecticut. June 13-16, 2013 - Photograph

Daggy Scholars at the ITMS Conference in Chicago, Illinois. June 9-12, 2011 - Photograph

Daggy Scholars at the ITMS Conference in Rochester, New York. June 11-14, 2009 - Photographs and Feedback

 

Read feedback from Daggy Scholars who attended the ITMS conference in San Diego, California at the University of San Diego from June 9th - 12th, 2005.


Daggy Scholars at Robert E. Daggy's
grave at the Abbey of Gethsemani