The Thomas Merton Center at Bellarmine University

ITMS Daggy Scholarships

Daggy Youth/Student Scholarships enable young people (ages 18-29) 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. For information about Daggy Youth/Student Scholarships contact: Mark Meade

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

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

 

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.