Justin Dove in the physics lab working with lasers.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

We’re offering scholarships for physics majors.

Adelphi is making its mark as a premier institution for higher education in physics. In addition to our University-wide scholarships, we offer a number of scholarships exclusively for science majors. Many of these are sponsored by some of our illustrious alumni—a testimony to our graduates’ belief in the strength and value of science education at Adelphi.

For a full list of scholarships and awards please see the Office of Student Financial Services.

Scholarships for Physics Students

  • Mary Ann Baraco Klement ’71, M.S. ’73, Endowed Fund for Physics Research
    Mary Ann Barraco Klement earned a bachelor’s and a master’s in physics at Adelphi. Always interested in quantum mechanics, she joined Northrop Grumman, a leader in aerospace innovation, where she served as program manager and proposal leader for Phase I of the Global Hawk Unmanned Air Vehicle Program. This fund provides an annual award to support the funding of faculty and student research in the physics department.
  • Dr. Edward A. Burke Award in Physics was established in the early 1980s for physics majors in memory of Adelphi Professor Edward A. Burke.
  • Eileen and Horace McDonell Scholarships
  • Ricky Guy Physics Award

Scholarships available to all science majors

  • Adelphi University Math and Science Initiative Award
  • The Adelphi SEA Program
  • Horace McDonell Awards
  • McDonell Scholarships
  • McDonell Fellows Program

» Visit Student Financial Services for more information


For further information, please contact:

Office of Student Financial Services
Levermore Hall, Lower Level
p – 516.877.3080
p – ext. 2240 (on campus only)
f – 516.877.3380
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