There are 152 college-prep and junior boarding schools offering that offer merit scholarships.
Please contact individual schools to learn more about the specifics of their scholarship awards.
Nearly all MMA graduates earn acceptance at the college level or appointment to the service academies. Many matriculate to top-tier universities throughout the United States and the world: Arizona State University; Auburn University; Babson College; Baylor University; Berklee College of Music; Boston College; California Maritime Academy; California Polytechnic State University; California State: Chico; California State: Fullerton; California State: Sacramento; Carnegie Mellon University; Chaminade University of Hawaii; Clemson University;College of the Ozarks ; Colorado School of Mines; Colorado State University; Cornell University; Daniel Webster College; DePauw University; Delta State University; Duquesne University; East Carolina University; Embry Riddle University ; Florida Atlantic University; Florida International University ; Florida State University; Great Lakes Maritime Academy; Hawaii Pacific University; Houston Baptist University; Johnson & Wales University; Incarnate Word University; Illinois Institute of Technology; Indiana University; Lehigh University; Louisiana State University; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Massachusetts Maritime Academy; McMurray University; Michigan State University; Montana State University; Murray State University; New Mexico Institute of Technology; New Mexico State University; North Carolina State; North Georgia State College; Northern Arizona University; Northeastern University; Norwich University; Ohio State University; Oklahoma State University; Otterbein College; Penn State; Purdue University; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Rice University; Rochester Institute of Technology; Sam Houston State University; San Diego State University; San Francisco State University; San Jose State University; Santa Clara University; Sarah Lawrence College; Sonoma State University; Southern Methodist University; Southern New Hampshire University ; Southwestern University; St. Edward’s University; St. Louis University; St. John’s University; St. Mary’s University; Stephen F. Austin University; Swarthmore; Texas A & M University; Texas A & M at Commerce; Texas A&M at Corpus Christi; Texas A & M at Galveston; Texas A & M at Kingsville; Texas Christian University; Texas Lutheran University; Texas State University; Texas Tech University; The Citadel; Trinity University; Tulane University; United States Air Force Academy; United States Merchant Marine Academy; United States Military Academy; United States Naval Academy; University of Alabama; University of Alaska: Anchorage; University of Arizona; University of California: Davis; University of California: Northridge; University of Central Florida; University of Chicago; University of Cincinnati; University of Colorado; University of Denver; University of Georgia; University of Houston; University of Louisiana at Lafayette; University of Massachusetts: Boston; University of Miami; University of Mississippi; University of Missouri: Rolla; University of Nebraska; University of Nevada: Las Vegas; University of North Carolina: Charlotte; University of North Dakota; University of North Texas; University of Oklahoma; University of Oregon; University of Puget Sound; University of Southern California; University of St. Thomas; University of The South (Sewanee); University of Texas at Austin; University of Texas at Arlington University of Texas at Dallas; University of Texas at San Antonio; University of Tulsa; University of Washington; University of Wyoming; Villanova University; Virginia Military Institute; Virginia Tech University; Wabash College; Webster University; West Virginia University; Westminster College; Yale University; London School of Economics (UK); University of Manchester (UK)…just to name a few!
St. Bernard students form life-long friendships, whether they are boarding or day students, whether they begin their career in the 7th grade or wait until their Junior year. The kids tell us, 'Everyone becomes FAMILY' once you come to SBP!
We teach leadership in practical ways as cadets earn positions of rank and are responsible for platoons or companies of their peers. Wentworth nurtures opportunities seized, potential realized and success achieved! This is the Wentworth experience.
Nestled among Cotswold-inspired architecture on 860 acres in the Farmington Valley, Avon Old Farms stands as the leader in preparing young men for higher education.
Darlington School is a culturally diverse learning community, representing an average of 30 countries and 25 states each year.
Delphian is located on 725 acres adjacent to Oregon's Coastal Range. The campus is host to farmland, miles of oak and fir forests, trails for running or riding, and a large herd of elk.
Internationally recognized, the Brentwood rowing program has few rivals. Winners of 84 National Championships and producing 23 Olympians, Brentwood is a haven for aspiring rowers.In the last 40 years, our rowers have attended some of the top universities in the world. These include the top schools in Canada, England, and all the top Ivy League schools in the U.S.
IMG Academy's state-of-the-art Academic Center was completed in August of 2015. With over 72,000 square feet of learning space, students have all of the resources they need to succeed in the classroom.
Schools Offering Merit Scholarships
- School Location Grades Students
4334 Hobbs Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
Grades: 9-12, PG | 145 students
345 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
362 Mariposa Avenue
Ottawa, Canada K1M0T3
Grades: 9-12 | 4-12 (day) | 715 students
171 Baylor School Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day) | 1024 students
298 Lonsdale Rd.
Toronto, Canada M4V1X2
Grades: 7-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 900 students
80 chemin Moulton Hill
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada J1M 1Z8
Grades: 9-12 | 260 students
10 Elm Avenue
Toronto, Canada 1
416-920-6265 ext. 26
Grades: 7-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 900 students
2735 Mt. Baker Road
Mill Bay, BC V0R 2P1, Canada 1
Grades: 9-12, PG | 515 students
PO Box 292
North Bridgton, ME 04057
Grades: 11-12, PG | 200 students
205 Bidwell Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222
Grades: 9-12, PG | 214 students
300 Calverton School Rd.
Huntingtown, MD 20639
Grades: 9-12, PG | 300 students
8720 County Road 17
Rockland, Canada K4K1T2
Grades: 9-12, PG | 100 students
Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic 36001
Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
200 N. Carlisle St.
New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Grades: 6-12, PG | 85 students
2001 Washington Street
Braintree, MA 02184
Grades: 9-12 | 400 students
425 South Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63131
Grades: 6-12 | 815 students
500 Christ School Road
Asheville, NC 28704
Grades: 8-12 | 291 students
1 Community School Drive
Sun Valley, ID 83353
Grades: 9-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 390 students
45 Dana Road
Wellesley, MA 02482
Grades: 9-12 | 5-12 (day) | 482 students
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