Freshman Scholarships and Institutional Aid

Freshman Scholarships and Institutional Aid

Institutional aid and scholarships are considered gift aid—meaning you do not have to pay them back—and come directly from Fontbonne.

Merit Scholarships

Your Fontbonne admission application is the first step in qualifying for a merit scholarship. Entering first-time freshmen who qualify for a merit scholarship may also qualify for one talent scholarship.

Transfer students who have earned less than 15 transferable hours at the time of admission may also be eligible for a merit-based scholarship. Consideration for these scholarships is based on high school and college cumulative grade point averages and ACT or SAT scores. Learn more about additional transfer scholarships.

Presidential Award

Up to five full tuition scholarships offered through a competitive honors interview day in February.
Application Deadline: December 15 | Acceptance Deadline: January 15

By invitation only. Learn more about the Presidential Scholarship Program here.

Dean's Scholarship

up to $15,000 per academic year

Founder's Scholarship

up to $11,500 per academic year

Alumni Scholarship

up to $8,500 per academic year

Freshman College Scholarship

up to $6,500 per academic year

Recognition Scholarships

These scholarships are for freshmen and transfer students, depending on criteria. Review information for each scholarship.

A+ Scholarships

up to $1,000 per academic year

Any student attending an A+ high school who completes the Missouri state requirements for the program. A+ Scholarship Application Form due by March 1 of senior year.

Boys State Alumni Scholarship

up to $2,000 per academic year

Must be a citizen of Missouri Boys State. Based on past academic performance and completion of Boys State program. Up to five scholarships awarded.

Catholic High School Recognition Award

$2,000 per academic year

Must have graduated from a Catholic high school.

Denny Gipson Scholarship

$2,500 per academic year

Offered to high school seniors involved in Junior Achievement with minimum 3.0 GPA. Student must submit a personal essay of 300 words or less and a letter of recommendation. Extracurricular activities, volunteerism and work experience will be evaluated. Major must be a program in the Eckelkamp College of Global Business and Professional Studies.

Girls State Alumni Scholarship

up to $2,000 per academic year

Must be a citizen of Missouri Girls State. Based on past academic performance and completion of Girls State program. Up to five scholarships awarded.

St. Joseph's Academy Alumnae Scholarship

up to $5,000 per academic year

Fontbonne and the Stroble family are financially committed to providing more access to our sister school, St. Joseph’s Academy. Eligibility for this honor is limited to any first time, first year SJA student enrolling into Fontbonne.

Talent Scholarships

First-time Freshmen and Transfer students applying for talent scholarships must major in one of these areas to be eligible for the scholarship. All materials for talent scholarships must be received by March 1, 2017, for a student to be considered for the scholarship.

Art Scholarship

up to $2,000 per academic year

Portfolio consisting of approximately 12 pieces (submitted electronically) that you feel demonstrate your ability and potential.

Performing Arts Scholarship

up to $2,000 per academic year

Performance audition of a 3–5 minute scene or monologue that is memorized and contains movement. Technical theatre students must provide pictures from productions you’ve worked on.

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Freshman Scholarships and Institutional Aid

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