DeWitt Wallace Distinguished Scholarships
All applicants for admission are considered for merit-based scholarships. No additional scholarship application is required.
It is not necessary to apply for need-based financial aid to receive full consideration for merit-based scholarships. Students applying Early Decision receive the same consideration for merit-based scholarships as students who apply Regular Decision.
Students selected for merit-based scholarships are notified by the Admissions Office at the same time they are notified of admission. Half of Macalester students received a merit-based scholarship in 2018-2019 (many merit scholarship recipients also receive need-based aid).
All of Macalester’s merit scholarships are awarded for eight semesters.
- Awarded on a highly competitive basis to high-achieving students.
- There is no minimum GPA required for renewal.
How To Apply:
No Seperate Application
Early Decision 1 - 15 Nov 2019
Early Decision 2 - 1 Jan 2020
Regular Decision - 15 Jan 2020