If you are applying for an academic scholarship, you must be a full-time student and maintain the GPA stipulated by your particular award for yearly renewal. Students who fail to meet the academic requirements for scholarship renewal will have their eligibility for financial aid renewed on an individual basis.
Offered to high-achieving students who show passion and commitment in a variety of disciplines including community service, culture, and writing. The students receive full-tuition or room and board scholarships and join a prestigious group of scholars who have become innovators and leaders on our campus and beyond.
Dean’s Merit Scholarship
Awarded to prospective students at the time of acceptance, this four-year scholarship is offered to first-year students based on their academic achievement in high school. Recipients must maintain a 2.75 cumulative grade point average to retain their award.
International Student Merit Scholarship
Awarded to prospective international students at the time of acceptance, this scholarship (four years for incoming and two to three years for transfers) is offered to first-year and transfer international students based on their cumulative grade point average, and standardized test scores. Recipients must maintain a 3.2 cumulative grade point average to retain their award.
Mary Ambrose Dunphy, S.C. Scholarship
The Mary Ambrose Dunphy, S.C. Scholarship was established in honor of the first dean of the College of Mount Saint Vincent. To be eligible for the award, the applicant must be a niece or nephew of a Sister of Charity or the child of an employee of the Sisters of Charity.
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
Awarded to Transfer students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) and who have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of past academic standing only. Applicants must submit proof of membership, e.g., PTK Membership card or copy of PTK Certificate.
Transfer Merit Scholarship
Awarded to prospective Transfer students at the time of acceptance, students must have earned a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 – 4.0 at previous institutions. Recipients must maintain a 3.0 grade point average for annual renewal.
Other Endowed Scholarships include:
Academy of Mount Saint Vincent Scholarship
George I. Alden Trust Scholarship
The Altman Foundation Scholarship
Charles Buckley Scholarship
Monsignor James Byrne Scholarship
Eileen Campion Smith Memorial Scholarship
Patricia Delbalso McNamara Scholarship
Margaret L. Decker Scholarship
Thomas F. DeNaouley Scholarship
George and Marie Doty Scholarship
Ellen Dennehy Doyle ’41 Scholarship
Karen Hunting Drambour Memorial Scholarship
Future Leadership Foundation Scholarship
Patrick and Veronica Flynn and Children Scholarship
Sr. Marion Francis Harriott Scholarship
William Randolph Hearst Scholarship
Ann Selinger Henegan ’49 Scholarship
Maggie Doody Hoffman Scholarship
Sr. Magdalen Horsting, S.C. Memorial Scholarship
Joseph and Rose Murray Scholarship for Academic Excellence
Virginia Warder Jackle Scholarship
Josephine Doty Jaburg Scholarship
Kimbery Fund Scholarship in Communication
Dorothy Lupo Scholarship
Dr. Oswald La Rotonda Scholarship
1st Marine Lt. Lawrence J. Boudria Scholarship
Mastronardi Foundation Scholarship
Joseph and Marie McGovern Scholarship
Margo and Carrol Muccia, Jr. Scholarship
Paul and Marilyn Paganucci Scholarship
Marybeth Lavallee Pullum Scholarship
Marion McCann Short Scholarship
Simpson Memorial Scholarship in Nursing
Edna Sandroni Ulasewicz Scholarship
Katherine Canavan Weber Nursing Scholarship