Manhattanville has a long history of rewarding students for high academic achievement regardless of their financial need. 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 above 2.0
Attending each semester on a full-time basis (12 credits).
First-Year and Transfer Merit Awards
Board Of Trustees' Scholarship $24,000
President's Scholarship $22,000
Provost's Scholarship $20,000
Valiant Recognition Award $18,000
Valiant Legacy Award
Manhattanville College is pleased to offer a $2,000 award to an incoming student whose grandparent, parent or sibling is a Manhattanville alumnus/a. This award applies to incoming first-years or transfers who will be enrolled as full-time, degree-seeking students. The Valiant Legacy Award is renewable for a maximum of four years and can be combined with all other Manhattanville-funded awards, with the exception of tuition-exchange programs.
Although a separate application is not required, applicants must provide the name of the qualifying family member in the form below and/or within the Admissions application; please indicate the name and relationship of the relative who attended Manhattanville and what year they received a degree. Learn more.
Sacred Heart Scholarship
The Sacred Heart Scholarship is a half tuition scholarship for freshman candidates graduating from a domestic or international school founded by the Society of the Sacred Heart. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fine Arts Scholarships
Dance/theatre and music awards are given based on the student's audition. The amount awarded depends upon each individual audition. Please click here 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 media when possible. Approximately 15 images may be submitted in slide or digital format with an accompanying description sheet. Click hereto learn more about how to submit your images.
Sister Mary T. Clark, RSCJ Center Scholarship
We offer those students with leadership, community service and/or social justice experience the opportunity to apply for the Sister Mary T. Clark, RSCJ 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 Sister Mary T. Clark, RSCJ Center Scholarship for additional information.
Financial Aid Appeal Process
Students who feel they are experiencing extreme financial hardships can submit an appeal to the financial aid office for additional institutional aid. To do so, students must submit a letter that explains their financial situation/hardship and why they feel that they should be awarded additional aid. In the appeal review process, we may request additional financial information. Appeal letters and any supporting documentation must be submitted to the financial aid office at email@example.com.
*Some additional information may be required upon review.