First-Year Academic Merit Scholarships

Classification: First Year

The Award:

Meredith College Academic Merit Scholarships recognize students having superior academic ability, achievement and leadership potential. These awards are available each year for entering freshman who have exceptional credentials. Scholarships range from $17,000-$23,000.

How to Apply:

Your application for admission is your application for academic merit scholarships. A holistic review of your application is completed. Award amounts may be determined by such factors as: grades reflected on your high school transcript at time of admission, SAT/ACT score at time of admission, and rigor of coursework. Academic Profile of students earning Academic Merit Scholarships: Test scores: range from 1090 SAT (EBRW + M) or 21 ACT to near perfect scores. Average GPA (unweighted): 3.49 – 4.0 Applicants not meeting the average academic profile above will be considered for tuition grants ranging from $13,000 to $16,000. Students are notified regarding Academic Merit Scholarships or Tuition Grants approximately two weeks following an offer of admission to the College.


Contact Information
1st Floor, Johnson Hall
(919) 760-8565
Fax: (919) 760-2373
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