Merit-Based Scholarship

Merit-Based Scholarship

A scholarship available to persons based only on academic qualifications. For example, a university may offer scholarships to undergraduate students who maintain a GPA over 3.75 (out of 4.0).
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De Vera also reported they have two major types of scholarships, the need-based scholarship that is based on the financial need of students and the merit-based scholarship that is based on the academic performance of the student.
Lucky enough, I got a Chevening scholarship from the UK government and a merit-based scholarship from the university to cover my tuition fee, otherwise I probably wouldn't be here.
Receiving a merit-based scholarship increased the probability of success by 12.5%.
"Apart from the scholarship grant program, NBS College is also giving merit-based scholarship grants to top graduating students in Senior High School while the National Bookstore Foundation will give 10 scholarship grants in the pioneer batch.
The institute will conduct a merit-based scholarship test on February 24, 2018 for its new undergraduate and postgraduate courses in media and communication.
Twenty students - five per year - are awarded this merit-based scholarship by the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation in partnership with the University of Oregon.
The schemes include a merit-based scholarship which aims at generating competition among students and encourage brilliant students.
USHE also administers the Regents' Scholarship, a statewide merit-based scholarship that encourages a college-prep course of study.
Rick Hallman of Prospect High School and Nicholas Ratajczyk of William Fremd High School each received a merit-based scholarship for their excellent academic achievement and community involvement.
A careful examination of merit-based scholarship is particularly critical in West Virginia, a state with the lowest percent of adults 25 and older who have a Bachelor's degree (US Census, 2006).
The merit-based scholarship is awarded to students from public school in 22 different districts of Lebanon.