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First-year Student Scholarships

Merit scholarships are based on an equal weighting of the SAT (critical reading and math) or ACT Composite score and high school GPA at time of application

Presidential Scholarship

Eligible students receive $12,000 per year. Renewal is based on full-time status with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and awards are applied to Fall and Spring semesters only for a maximum of four years.

Dean’s Scholarship

Eligible students receive $10,000 per year. Renewal is based on full-time status with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and awards are applied to Fall and Spring semesters only for a maximum of four years, 

Trustees’ Scholarship

Eligible students receive $8,000 per year. Renewal is based on full-time status with a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher and awards are applied to Fall and Spring semesters only for a maximum of four years.

Recognition Award

Eligible students receive $6,000 per year. Renewal is based on full-time status with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher and awards are applied to Fall and Spring semesters only for a maximum of four years.

DISTINGUISHED SCHOLARS AWARD

Eligible students receive $2,000 per year. This award is offered to students who rank in the top ten percent academically of MMC’s incoming first-year students and major in one of the following: Art; Art History; Behavioral Neuroscience; Biology; Biomedical Sciences; Business; Cinema, Television, and Emerging Media Studies; Communication Arts; Digital Journalism; Digital Media and Video Production; English and World Literatures; Entrepreneurship; Environmental Studies; Finance; Interdisciplinary Studies; International Business; International Studies; Management; Marketing; Philosophy and Religious Studies; Politics and Human Rights; Psychology; Public Health; Public Relations and Strategic Communication; and Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. To renew the scholarship and remain a Distinguished Scholar, students must complete the required activities and maintain full-time status with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.  

To find out which scholarship you might qualify for, please complete our Net Price Calculator. Please keep in mind that this is an estimate and is based on the information you enter. MMC will recalculate your GPA on a four-point scale using our own weighting system for honors,  AP, IB, and dual enrollment courses. It may differ slightly from the GPA listed on your high school transcript.