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 4 and December 9, 2023.

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

  • Entrance exam scores
  • Student essay submission
  • Middle school grades and grade trends*
  • Teacher recommendations

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

Sign up for entrance exam

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

Endowed Scholarships

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 distributed to students by email in February and must be submitted by the designated deadline.

Merit Scholarships

Merit scholarships are renewable each year contingent on maintaining a minimum cumulative GPA (87% or higher). Merit Scholars do not have to fill out a scholarship application.

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