SMR awards merit scholarships to incoming freshmen in the areas of academics, leadership, service, fine arts and more. The SMR scholarship application window is December 10 - January 15, 2018. The scholarship award process is very competitive due to the large number of applications received. All SMR Scholarship Committee decisions are final and not subject to review or appeal. Please make note of the requirements and deadline information for financial aid and scholarships.

In the 2017-18 freshman class, 46 students received merit-based scholarships.

Auditions/Presentations (Leadership and performing arts) for the class of 2022 will be held on January 27, 2018. Supporting documentation and essays can be submitted at any time, but no later than January 15 at 4:00 P.M. Requirements for each scholarship are listed below.

Please note that all students who have taken the High School Placement Test and have complete application packages as of January 15 are considered for the Presidential Scholarship for Academic Achievement. No additional application is required.

Students with complete admissions applications who have also submitted their introductory essay as of December 10 will be eligible to compete for one or more of the following scholarships. To access the scholarship application, please log in to your application dashboard at between December 10 and January 15.