Freshman Merit Award

University of the Incarnate Word


The University of the Incarnate Word offers a number of scholarships to first degree-seeking undergraduate students. All merit-based scholarships are renewable for up to 4 years as long as a minimum grade point average of 3.0 is maintained. All awards are given at the time of admission. Students applying to university for the first time directly from high school. Awards are given based on high school grades and SAT or ACT test scores. The awards range from $8,000 - $20,000 per year.

Other Criteria

Must be admitted and enroll in UIW.


$8,000 - $20,000

You must be studying in one of the following countries:

United States



You must be from one of the following countries:


Number of Awards


You must be studying one of the following:

Biology/Life Sciences, Business/Management, Communications, Computer & Information Systems, Cultural Studies, Fashion, Marketing, Mathematics, Psychology, Theology and Religious Studies, Nursing, Music, Economics, History, Political Science, Chemistry, Accounting, Digital Arts & Design, Game Design & Development, Computer Animation, Broadcasting, Criminal & Forensic Science, Graphic Design, Journalism, Nutrition, Philosophy, Science and Sociology



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