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MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS (Spring Semesters Only)


The MCAD Merit Scholarship Competition is held every Spring Semester. 

This scholarship competition is designed for students who are enrolled full time in an MCAD degree-seeking program.

Requirements to enter include: a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 or better, or being in good academic standing.

*Students receiving VA Yellow Ribbon or the Tuition Exchange/Waiver award are not eligible to compete in merit scholarship competitions.

Merit Scholarship Awards are distributed in the following enrolled semester and will be added onto existing financial aid.


Merit Scholarships will be announced at the beginning of each Spring Semester



For reference - you can read the guidelines provided below.

*These are provided for reference only - awards and guidelines may change from year to year.

(examples from 2022-23 Scholarship Year)