Support Scholarships

Scholarships are critical to Mercy students. Merit and need-based scholarships allow Mercy College to continue offering an affordable education and provide students with opportunities to pursue higher education regardless of their economic status.

Consider joining others who have already made a deep impact on the lives of many students.

In 2019-2020, 4,442 students received a total of $13.4 million in scholarship funds.

Graduation 2018
To learn more contact:
Katy Flint Coppinger
Executive Director of Development
kcoppinger@mercy.edu
914-674-7238

 


 

Endowed Scholarships

  • An endowed scholarship is a permanent gift
  • Only the interest earned is used to fund the scholarships
  • Name a scholarship in honor or memory of a special person

Restricted Scholarships

  • Generate awards based only on the fund's principal
  • Enable donor to set criteria for recipients
  • Additional gifts can be added to replenish the fund

Mercy Scholars

  • Rewards qualified high school students with full tuition for all four-years of college and provides students with long-lasting connections to their donors
  • Recipients are goal-oriented and determined to get ahead in life, but face financial obstacles to funding their education
  • They are often the first in their families to attend college
  • The program allows them to obtain their undergraduate degree without the burden of financial debt