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Manhattanville Scholarships

Merit Awards:

Manhattanville has a long history of rewarding students of high academic achievement regardless of their financial need.  We also are committed to making it possible for students of limited financial resources to attend the college. Each applicant is automatically evaluated for merit awards and no additional application is needed for consideration.

Annual renewal of all scholarships is based on:

  • Maintaining a minimum grade point average
  • Attending each semester on a full time basis (14-16 credits);

Fall 2015 Freshman Merit Awards


Chairman's Scholarship

$22,000 per year

Board Of Trustees Scholarship

$19,000 per year

President's Scholarship

$18,000 per year

Provost's Scholarship

$12,000 per year

Valiant Scholarship

$5,000 per year 

Manhattanville Advancement Program (MAP)

The Manhattanville Advancement Program (MAP) is a scholarship program that provides educational opportunity and support to economically disadvantaged students.

The MAP scholarship is a four-year commitment.  Students receive a broad range of services including academic, personal, and career counseling.  Beyond the traditional academic focus of most scholarship programs, MAP encourages the development of the student as a whole— intellectually, ethically, and socially. Students are encouraged towards these aims by fostering community service, student leadership development, and goal-oriented self-management.

Today's Students, Tomorrows Teachers (TSTT)

Today's Student's, Tomorrow's Teachers' is a development and mentorship program founded to foster current students to become future teachers and leaders within their community. Students involved in Today's Students, Tomorrow's Teachers' will receive a half tuition scholarship here at Manhattanville.  Please contact your high school to see if they offer TSTT.

School of Education Professional Development Schools Scholarship

This scholarship awards a half tuition scholarship to high achieving students who will graduate from a school distrcit that is affiliated with our Graduate School of Education.  Students must be in good academic standing, and attend high school in the school districts of Port Chester, New Rochelle, Greenburg District 7, White Plains, Elmsford, Bedford or Ossining. 

Sacred Heart Scholarship

The Sacred Heart Scholarship is a half tuition scholarship for freshmen candidates graduating from a school founded by the Sacred Heart Order.
Eligible schools:

  • Academy of the Sacred Heart, Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Academy of the Sacred Heart, Grand Coteau, LA
  • Academy of the Sacred Heart, New Orleans, LA
  • Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart, Miami, FL
  • Convent of the Sacred Heart, Greenwich, CT
  • Convent of the Sacred Heart, NY, NY
  • Convent of the Sacred Heart, San Francisco, CA
  • Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart, Houston, TX
  • Duchesne Academy, Omaha NE
  • Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, Bellevue, WA
  • Newton Country Day school of the Sacred Heart, Newton, MA
  • Sacred Heart Preparatory, Atherton, CA
  • Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, Bethesda, MD
  • Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, Princeton, NJ
  • Stuart Hall High School, San Francisco, CA
  • The Doane Stuart School, Albany, NY
  • Villa Duchesne, St. Louis, MO
  • Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart, Lake Forest, IA


Transfer Scholarships 

Transfer Student Merit Awards

Rockland Community College MTS Scholarship

$17,000 per year

Westchester Community College Scholarship

$15,000 per year

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship

$17,000 per year

Excellence Scholarship

$14,000 per year

Achievement Scholarship

$12,000 per year

Merit Scholarship

$8,000 per year

Additional Freshman and Transfer Scholarships

Fine Arts Awards

Dance/Theatre and Music awards are given based on the student's audition. The amount awarded depends upon each individual audition. Please click on the major you wish to pursue for audition requirements.

Art awards are given based on the student's portfolio. It is suggested that students include in their portfolio works in multiple medias (when possible). Approximately 15 images may be submitted in slide or digital format with an accompanying description sheet. Please submit your portfolio to the Admissions Office.

Manhattanville College
Office of Admissions
2900 Purchase Street
Purhcase, NY 10577

Community Service Awards

We offer those students with leadership, community service and/or social justice experience the opportunity to apply for the Duchesne Center Scholarship.  By offering scholarships of $2,000 per year, we hope to reward those students who will most likely continue on the service path, while also advancing our values and missions. Please see the Duchesne Center Scholarship.

Alumni Award

Sons and daughters of alumni or alumnae are eligible for a $2,000 a year scholarship.  To qualify, please indicate on your application your parent's full name and graduation year.

McCormack Castle Honors Scholarship

Named for the 6th president of the College, the McCormack Castle Honors Scholarship is highly sought after and offered to a select group of incoming Castle Scholars each academic year.  Determined by the Castle Honors Committee, selections are made once students join the Castle Scholars program.