Merit Scholarships

 

MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS

Merit scholarships recognize students with strong academic credentials. These are renewable scholarships that are automatically applied to any incoming freshman student that meets all the criteria. If your student is eligible for a merit scholarship, an award letter will be sent with the acceptance letter.


Class of 2025

MARIANIST SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500 

  • Selects Vianney as his first-choice school
  • Core score on the standardized test taken in 7th or 8th grade is at or above the 90th percentile
  • Earns a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA in his core classes from the start of 7th grade through the first semester of his 8th grade year
  • Demonstrates a commitment to community service
  • Renewed annually if the student maintains a 3.5 cumulative GPA or higher at Vianney

FOUNDERS SCHOLARSHIP - $1,500

  • Selects Vianney as his first-choice school
  • Core score on the standardized test taken in 7th or 8th grade is between 80th and 89th percentile
  • Earns a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA in his core classes from the start of 7th grade through the first semester of his 8th grade year
  • Demonstrates a commitment to community service
  • Renewed annually if the student maintains a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher at Vianney

Class of 2026 & Beyond

  CURÉ D’ARS SCHOLARSHIP - $5,000

  • Selects Vianney as his first-choice school
  • Core standardized test score in 7th or 8th grade at or above 95th percentile*
  • Minimum 3.75 cumulative GPA in core classes from the start of 7th grade through the first semester of 8th grade
  • Demonstrates a commitment to community service
  • Renewed annually if the student maintains a 3.75 cumulative GPA or higher at Vianney

  MARIANIST SCHOLARSHIP - $3,500

  • Selects Vianney as his first-choice school
  • Core standardized test score in 7th or 8th grade between 90th and 94th percentile*
  • Minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA in core classes from the start of 7th grade through the first semester of 8th grade
  • Demonstrates a commitment to community service
  • Renewed annually if the student maintains a 3.5 cumulative GPA or higher at Vianney

  FOUNDERS SCHOLARSHIP - $2,500

  • Selects Vianney as his first-choice school
  • Core standardized test score in 7th or 8th grade between 80th and 89th percentile*
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA in core classes from the start of 7th grade through the first semester of 8th grade
  • Demonstrates a commitment to community service
  • Renewed annually if the student maintains a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher at Vianney

Standardized Tests Accepted, score used for determining scholarship:

  • Iowa Assessments (ITBS): National Percentile Rank (NPR) in the Core Score
  • Missouri Assessment Program (MAP): Parents are asked to request a national percentile for their son's MAP scores from their school. The percentiles will be averaged between the Math and Communication Arts tests.
  • High School Placement Test (HSPT): National Percentile in Total Basic Skills (TBS)
  • Stanford Achievement Test: National Percentile Rank-Stanine (National PR-S) in the Basic Battery
  • Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT): Total Percentile from the Grade Level Total
  • Terra Nova: Average of the Total Math, Total Reading and Total Language National Percentile Rank (NPR)
  • Students may also take a test offered by Vianney in the fall of a student's eight grade year to qualify.