Merit Scholarships Offered

There are 151 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.
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Thornton Academy offers over 40 Arts and New Media classes. There is a wide range of exciting courses that begin with an introductory class, and then progress to studio and advanced classes in each arts discipline. Student-musicians have a chance to participate in high caliber ensembles with unique and challenging performance opportunities.
Educating Since 1772
School is located in a historical 17-acre park like campus complete with cafeteria, library, and dormitory facilities.
Olney Friends School Main Building
Darlington's vibrant fine arts program features a multitude of offerings in drama and musical theater, visual arts, choral music, instrumental music, and communication arts.
International School of Schaffhausen
Fountain Valley School from the sky. Drone photo taken by Max Seigal FVS '06.
An aerial view of our school and its surroundings.
Our cadets participate in the National Honor Society and are recognized on campus for their achievement.
Solebury School's music program includes a chorus, rock band, and instrumental and jazz ensembles. A block of time is carved out of the school schedule each day for students to pursue their music interests.
Students at Stuart Hall School come from all over the nation and the world. Our community is built on mutual trust and academic inquiry, and we seek to develop the personal character, honor, and creativity of each member of our school.
Getting off campus to learn, grow, bond, meet new challenges and experience life outside of the Northwest is an important element of Annie Wright's curriculum. One example is our Junior College Trip: The entire Junior class hops aboard a chartered (and chaparoned) bus and heads south, embarking on a tour of ten West Coast colleges in seven adventurous days.
Students with global entrepreneur Muhammad Yunus
Schumo Academic Center
Our campus is located along the shores of the Housatonic River, adjacent to the town of Kent.
Current campus in Newton, MA
For Prem boarders, there are many trips and activities in Chiang Mai over the weekend: Junior students may go with their teachers to the Elephant Poo Poo Paper factory to learn about the process of handmade paper, whilst the older boarders may go to Central Festival Shopping Centre for the chance to ice-skate, relax and have some retail therapy.
Experience Canada!  As part of our Duke of Edinburgh program, students can go dogsledding up North, ride horses in Pennsylvania and canoe in Algonquin park! Camp out under the clear starry skies and cook food by the fire.

Schools Offering Merit Scholarships

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Grades: 11-12 | 100 studentsUniversity of West Georgia
    CarrolltonGA 30118
    678-839-2712
    11-12100
  • Grades: 4-12 | 365 studentsAvenue Centrale
    Chesieres-VillarsSwitzerland 1885
    41 24 496 6161
    4-12365
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 145 students4334 Hobbs Road
    GreensboroNC 27410
    3362177074
    9-12, PG145
  • Grades: 9-12 | 38 students345 South Figueroa Street
    Los AngelesCA 90071
    213-400-4585
    9-1238
  • Grades: 7-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
     | Pre-K-12 (day) | 340 students
    38588 Mentor Avenue
    WilloughbyOH 44094
    440-942-3600
    7-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
    340
  • Grades: 9-12 | 192 students827 N. Tacoma Avenue
    TacomaWA 98403
    (253) 284-8600
    9-12192
  • Grades: 9-12

    4-12 (day)
     | 4-12 (day) | 702 students
    362 Mariposa Avenue
    OttawaCanada K1M0T3
    613 749 5954
    9-12

    4-12 (day)
    702
  • Grades: 9-12 | 287 students360 Asheville School Rd.
    AshevilleNC 28806
    (828) 254-6345
    9-12287
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 409 students500 Old Farms Road
    AvonCT 06001
    800-464-2866
    9-12, PG409
  • Grades: 9-12

    6-12 (day)
     | 6-12 (day) | 1024 students
    171 Baylor School Road
    ChattanoogaTN 37405
    423-267-5902
    9-12

    6-12 (day)
    1024
  • Grades: 7-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
     | Pre-K-12 (day) | 900 students
    298 Lonsdale Rd.
    TorontoCanada 
    (416) 483-4325 x1220
    7-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
    900
  • Grades: 7-12 | 240 students80 chemin Moulton Hill
    Sherbrooke, Quebec Canada 
    819-566-0227
    7-12240
  • Blue Ridge School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    Grades: 9-12 | 195 students273 Mayo Drive
    St. GeorgeVA 22935
    434-985-2811
    9-12195
  • Branksome Hall
    All-girls 
    Grades: 7-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
     | Pre-K-12 (day) | 900 students
    10 Elm Avenue
    TorontoCanada 1
    416-920-6265 ext. 26
    7-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
    900
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 493 students2735 Mt. Baker Road
    Mill Bay, BC V0R 2P1Canada 1
    250 743 5521
    9-12, PG493
  • Grades: 11-12, PG | 200 studentsPO Box 292
    North BridgtonME 04057
    207-647-3322 x1
    11-12, PG200
  • Buffalo Seminary
    All-girls 
    Grades: 9-12, PG | 214 students205 Bidwell Parkway
    BuffaloNY 14222
    716-885-6780
    9-12, PG214
  • Grades: 7-12, PG | 298 students520 Hwy. 1 North
    CamdenSC 29020
    (800)948-6291
    7-12, PG298
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 100 students8720 County Road 17 Rockland, Ontario, K4K 1T2
    RocklandCanada K4K 1T2
    877-244-9199
    9-12, PG100
  • Grades: 9-12 | 50 studentsSlovenska 477/5
    Karlovy VaryCzech Republic 36001
    +420 727 939 831
    9-1250
  • Grades: 6-12 | 85 students200 N. Carlisle St.
    New BloomfieldPA 17068
    717-582-2121
    6-1285
  • Grades: 9-12 | 300 students2001 Washington Street
    BraintreeMA 02184
    9-12300
  • Grades: 6-12 | 815 students425 South Lindbergh Blvd.
    St. LouisMO 63131
    314-692-6640
    6-12815
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 165 students785 Beaver Street
    WalthamMA 02452
    781-314-0800
    9-12, PG165
  • Chatham Hall
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students800 Chatham Hall Circle
    ChathamVA 24531
    434-432-5516
    9-12140
  • Grades: 8-12, PG | 398 students10 Main Street
    CheshireCT 06410
    (203) 439-7250
    8-12, PG398
  • Christ School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    Grades: 8-12 | 272 students500 Christ School Road
    AshevilleNC 28704
    (800) 422-3212
    8-12272
  • Grades: 9-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
     | Pre-K-12 (day) | 799 students
    PO Box 801 39221 Woodward Ave.
    Bloomfield HillsMI 48303
    (248)645-3610
    9-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
    799
  • Grades: 9-12 | 811 students1300 Academy Road
    CulverIN 46511
    574-842-7100
    9-12811
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 400 students39 School Street, P.O. Box 8000
    AshburnhamMA 01430
    978-827-7300
    9-12, PG400
  • Dana Hall School
    All-girls 
    Grades: 9-12

    5-12 (day)
     | 5-12 (day) | 467 students
    45 Dana Road
    WellesleyMA 02482
    781-235-3010 x2531
    9-12

    5-12 (day)
    467
  • Grades: 9-12, PG

    Pre-K-12, PG (day)
     | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 789 students
    1014 Cave Spring Road, SW
    RomeGA 30161
    800-36-TIGER
    9-12, PG

    Pre-K-12, PG (day)
    789
  • Grades: 11-12 | 200 studentsPullens Lane Headington
    OxfordUnited Kingdom 
    914-495-6028
    11-12200
  • Grades: 9-12 | 400 studentsEF House, Castle Road
    TorquayUnited Kingdom 
    914-495-6028
    9-12400
  • Grades: 9-12 | 435 students1200 N. Quaker Lane
    AlexandriaVA 22302
    877-933-4347
    9-12435
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