Seton Service and Leadership Scholarship Application

Sponsored by the Sisters of Charity, the Seton Service and Leadership Scholarship is awarded to prospective students with a high academic profile and proven outstanding community service and leadership skills. The award amount of $9,500 will cover Room and Board charges.

If awarded and accepted, this scholarship will be attributed to the financial aid package in lieu of any previously earned Alumnae/i and Friends Award.

The Seton Service and Leadership Scholarship requires an annual commitment for continuation. Recipients must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 while at the Mount and fulfill a commitment to a service project of their choice. Recipients of the award will reside with a fellow Seton Service and Leadership scholar
for the first year and participate in a reflective community.

Eligibility

  • Students of all faiths are encouraged to apply and equally considered for the scholarship
  • High School seniors offered admission to the College of Mount Saint Vincent as a resident student for the Fall semester
  • Composite SAT scores of 1100 (out of the 1600 Reading Math)
  • Minimum GPA of 88
  • Qualified applicants will be interviewed December 15 through March 1

Application Process

  • Apply for Admission to the College
  • Fill out the online application below by February 1
  • Provide contact info of Volunteer Service Supervisor to be contacted by Seton Service Program
  • Schedule and complete an interview with the Seton Service Program by February 15
    Note: It is acceptable to interview via skype if you live outside of the tri-state area or have another extenuating circumstance.

Annual Commitment and Continuation

  • Maintain a minimum of 3.0 cumulative grade point average
  • Continue to be a resident student
  • Successfully and reliably fulfill your commitment to your service project
  • Actively participate in the regularly scheduled reflection components of the program

Note: Successful candidates will be notified by April 15.

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APPLICATION

* - Indicates Required Fields

*First Name

*Last Name

Middle Name    

Address

Street Address


   

Address (cont.)    

*City    

*State/Province

Zip Code


*Cell Phone Number

Home Phone

*Email Address

High School

Intended Major

Community Service and Leadership Activities

Contact Information of Volunteer Service Supervisor
*Name

*Phone Number

*Email

*Essay

Please submit an essay of no more than 500 words, titled "Why Community Service Matters to Me"

Upon our receipt of the completed registration form, we will send you  a registration confirmation via email.