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Scholarship

Incarnate Word High School is proud to offer a variety of scholarships to highly qualified incoming students for their academic achievements and commitment to their future school community.

New Student Based Scholarships Available for 2020-2021

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  • Welcome Scholarship

    There is NOT a deadline for the Welcome Scholarship. 
     
    Who can apply:
    Student must be joining IWHS from a public/charter
     
    How to apply:
    Complete application process (automatic award based on feeder school once registered)
     
    Potential Award:
    $2,000-year 1
    $1,000-year 2
  • Brainpower Scholarship

    There is NOT a deadline for the Brainpower Scholarship.
     
    Who can apply:
    • Student must come from one of the following schools:St. Anthony Catholic School
    • St. Peter Prince of the Apostle
    • Blessed Sacrament
    • St. Mary Magdelene
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process (automatic award once registered)
    • Student must maintain good academic standing
    Potential Award:
    $1,500
  • HSPT

    The deadline for the HSPT is January 24, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    • Top 12 scores on HSPT taken at IWHS
     
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process (automatic award based on HSPT score)
     
    Potential Award:
    • $2,000- Top 6
    • $1,000- 6-12

Merit BASED SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR 2020-2021

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  • Alumnae Association Legacy Scholarship

    The deadline for the Alumnae Association Legacy Scholarship is January 24, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    • Take HSPT at IWHS
    • Demonstrate Leadership
    • Related to an IWHS Alumna
     
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process
    • Complete the IWHS Scholarship Application
     
    Potential Award:
    $1,000
  • Catholic Community Foundation Scholarship

    The deadline for the Catholic Community Foundation Scholarship is January 24, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    • Take HSPT at IWHS
    • 85% GPA or higher
    • Demonstrate Excellence
     
    How to apply:
    Complete application process
    Complete the IWHS Scholarship Application
     
    Potential Award:
    Full Tuition
  • Valedictorian/Salutatorian Scholarship

    The deadline for the Valedictorian/Salutatorian Scholarship is August 31, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    Graduated 8th grade as Val/Sal from Middle School
     
    How to apply:
    Complete application process (automatic award with MS verification on school letterhead of class standing
     
    Potential Award:
    $2,500

Focused BASED SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR 2020-2021

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  • Barbara Stern Award for Excellence in Mathematics

    The deadline TBD
     
    Who can apply:
    • 12th grader
    • Main 88% average or higher in math courses 
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process
    • Complete the IWHS Scholarship Application
    • (Substitution) Submit essays
      • The Barbara Stern Award for Excellence in Mathematics requires an essay substitution. Attach is the following two essays to be use instead of the general one listed in application.
        1) Consider one or more of the math courses you have taken at IWHS.  What knowledge, skills, and/or insight did you gain that will help you in the future?  
        2) What are your career plans and how may they be influenced by your success in mathematics?
     
    Potential Award:
  • Colonel Roger J. Labat Scholarship Endowment Fund

    he deadline TBD
     
    Who can apply:
    • 11th or 12th grader maintaining 90% GPA or higher
    • Attended IWHS for at least two consecutive years
    • Related to an IWHS Alumna
    • Participated in a min. of 2 extra-curricular activities for at least two years at IWHS
     
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process
    • Complete the IWHS Scholarship Application
     
    Potential Award:
  • Hope for the Future/Tuition Assistance

    Hope for the Future
     
    The deadline for the Hope for the Future Tuition Assistance is June 30, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    Student registered to a Catholic School
     
    Requirements:
    Financial Need
     
    How to apply:
    https://www.archsa.org/hope/apply-now
     
    Potential Award:
    $500-$2,000
     
    IWHS Tuition Assistance
    There is NOT a deadline for IWHS Tuition Assistance. 
     
    Who can apply:
    9th-12th student
     
    Requirements:
    Financial Need
     
    How to apply:
    1. Complete application process
    2. Complete FACTS application process
    3. Email Business Office for consideration
     
    Potential Award:
    $500-$2,000
  • Mother Pierre Jeanne Cinquin Scholarship

    The deadline for the Mother Pierre Jeanne Cinquin Scholarship is January 24, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    • Take HSPT at IWHS
    • 88% GPA or higher
    • Examples of ongoing service
    • Demonstrate leadership
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process
    • Complete the IWHS Scholarship Application
    Potential Award:
    1/2 tuition for Freshman (4 awarded)
  • Mary Ann de la Garza Scholarship

    The deadline for the Mary Ann de la Garza Scholarship is January 24, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    • 90% GPA or higher
    • Related to an IWHS Alumna
    • Demonstrate Leadership
     
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process
    • Complete the IWHS Scholarship Application
     
    Potential Award:
    $1,000-$2,000
  • Celine McAllen Cozad Scholarship

    The deadline for the Celine McAllen Cozad Scholarship is January 24, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    • 80% GPA or higher
    • Good Community Standing
    • Demonstrate Leadership
     
    Requirements:
    • 2 Service Advancement Events
    • Financial Need
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process
    • Complete the IWHS Scholarship Application
     
    Potential Award:
    $1,000
  • Mary Ninfa '79 Scholarship

    The deadline for the Mary Ninfa '79 Scholarship is January 24, 2020. 
     
    Who can apply:
    • 85% GPA or higher
    • Good Community Standing
     
    Requirements:
    • 1 Service Advancement Events
    • Financial Need
    How to apply:
    • Complete application process
    • Complete the IWHS Scholarship Application
    Potential Award:
    $500-$1,000