Manhattanville Reid Castle In the Spring

Invest in Success

A Partnership for Access to Higher Education

The Manhattanville College - Invest in Success scholarship program was established in 2000 to promote higher education among under represented students through educational outreach and financial assistance.  During the month of February Manhattanville will award one scholarship to a graduating high school senior who demonstrates academic commitment and leadership potential. 

The scholarship covers full tuition (minus Pell and TAP awarded grants,) room, and board for eight academic semesters provided the student maintains a minimum 3.0 grade point average, complete 30 hours in Duchesne Center programs per semester, and remains in good social and academic standing. * The scholarship does not cover the cost of books or fees including the Comprehensive Student Fee, Health Insurance, Data Port Fee, and Housing Deposit. These fees vary from year to year.

                            Invest in_Success_2014_Winner


February 2014 Invest in Success winner Jennifer Dardon South Manor Junior-Senior High School, with Tamberlyn Johnson Coordinator of Student Services & Office Manager and Loren McDermott, Coordinating Director of Centers for Academic Success. 

Who can apply:

  • Be a high school senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.0, B or 85% cumulative average or greater
  • Plan to begin a full-time undergraduate program at Manhattanville in Fall 2014
  • Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or foreign student with valid immigration status
  • Be Pell Grant eligible, -U.S. Citizens and eligible non-citizens should file the FAFSA on-line at by February 1st for the 2014-2015 academic year

** Students can only apply once for the Invest in Success Scholarship**



Award Ceremony

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Manhattanville College
Reid Castle, 9am - 2pm


Friday, February 1, 2014
(for scholarship submissions)

Friday, February 15, 2014
(for school/org. registration)

Scholarship Forms


2013                               2013
Dionnedra Davidson         Diamonte Soto
Mount Vernon HS             Morris Catholic HS

Please mail all scholarship materials to:

Tamberlyn Johnson
Coordinator of Student Services
Re: Invest in Success
Manhattanville College
2900 Purchase Street
Purchase, NY 10577