Should I apply for outside scholarships?

We highly encourage all students to apply for outside scholarships. There are numerous websites, organizations and companies that offer scholarships. Visit our blog for more scholarship resources.

I only want to apply for a Monterey Insitute Merit Scholarship. Should I complete the FAFSA application?

You do not need to complete the FAFSA application to apply for our merit scholarships. However, need-based scholarships from outside sources may require you to submit the FAFSA.

How do I apply for the merit scholarship?

All admitted applicants to the Monterey Institute are considered for Merit Scholarships. No separate application is necessary. However, the funds for these scholarships are limited, so please submit your application materials before one of the priority deadlines:

Fall Semester: December 1st, February 1st, March 1st
Spring Semester: October 1st