Institutional Grants and Scholarships
Great Lakes Education Assistance (GLEA)
The GLEA institutional grant is designed for students with tuition costs not met by other financial sources. The award ranges from $100 to $2500 per academic year, not to exceed the tuition balance. The grant cannot cover any non-institutional costs such as laptop rental fees, replacement books and equipment. To be approved, the student must exhaust all other funds available to them, including but not limited to, state and federal grants, all loan options, and cash payments. To apply, the student must meet with a financial aid advisor and complete the Great Lakes Education Assistance (GLEA) application.
High School Senior Scholarship
The school offers Senior Scholarships to recent high school graduates who qualify. Scholarship dollar amount is $1,000. To apply, students must complete the Scholarship Application, which can be obtained from their High School Guidance Counselor or by completing the online application. Up to 24 scholarships will be awarded each year. Scholarship recipients must use their award for programs that begin between July and October of their graduating year.
Mercy Center Scholarship
The school offers an annual scholarship to clients of Mercy Center for Women in Erie, PA. Scholarship dollar amount will be equal to 25% of the cost of tuition for the entire program. To apply for the scholarship, students must complete the Scholarship Application, which can be obtained from the Mercy Center, or by calling our main office at 814-864-6666, or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants must write an essay explaining why he or she should be awarded the scholarship. Recipients are chosen by the Scholarship Review Committee and are awarded based on the contents of the application. One scholarship will be awarded annually.