Scholarships are available to incoming freshmen as well as returning and transfer students. Some scholarships are merit-based while others are based on financial need.

Incoming freshmen may qualify for merit-based scholarships. These scholarships are renewable annually in amounts up to $2,500. If students wish to apply for a merit-based scholarship, they need to sign up for one of the below dates.

Exam dates are November 12 and December 10, 2022.

Merit-based scholarships will be awarded based on the below criteria:

  • Scholarship exam
  • Student essay submission
  • Middle school grades and grade trends
  • Teacher recommendations
  • Principal recommendation

*STA will request grades and all recommendations on the applicant’s behalf.

*Scholarship exam essays will be written on test day, seperate from admission essay.

*Applicants who opt to take the Merit Scholarship Exam will not be required to take a math placement exam in April.

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St. Teresa’s Academy awards scholarships to qualifying students.

All returning students are eligible to apply for scholarships. Some scholarships are academic in nature, while others require financial need. If you feel that you are eligible for a financial need scholarship, you must complete the FAIR application by the designated deadline.

Applications are merit-based scholarships are distributed to students by email in February and must be submitted by the designated deadline.

Contact Dr. Liz Baker, Principal for Student Affairs, with any questions regarding the financial aid process or scholarships.

Phone – 816-501-0033