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Be a Madeira Merit Scholar

For the 2015-2016 school year, Madeira will award six students up to $30,000 in financial assistance based on their academic achievements. The deadline for 2015-2016 Merit Scholarship applications has passed. Please check back next school year for more information.

Scholarship Overview

By creating this scholarship program, Madeira seeks to recognize and nurture girls who exemplify what it is to be a great student, and who will flourish within our challenging classrooms and inspiring community. The Madeira Merit Scholarship is awarded to six girls applying to ninth or tenth grade who meet or exceed academic requisites.

Chosen applicants will exhibit strong leadership skills and the potential to develop into dynamic role models within the school community. Recipients are not precluded from obtaining additional financial assistance should the family qualify for financial aid.

Details

Who is eligible

Those applicants who are eligible will:

Applicants DO NOT need to be financial aid candidates.

How to Apply

Scholarships will be awarded on March 10. Students must notify the Admission Office of their intent to accept by April 1.

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