Scholarships for Incoming Freshmen
Placement Test Scholarships
- 1st place: $3,000
- 2nd place: $2,500
- 3rd place: $2,000
- All students who reach the 90th percentile or above receive a $1,000 scholarship.
- All scholarships are renewable all four years.
Mercy Day Scholarships
Several Mercy Academy alumnae and friends sponsor Mercy Day Scholarships. These scholarships are awarded on an annual basis and are tailored to fit specific criteria such as a student’s scholastic ability, service to the community and love for Mercy.
In order to apply, a student must:
Adams Family Scholarship - $500 (four years)
This scholarship was established in 2002 in memory of Kelly Lynn Adams Bratcher, a graduate of Holy Rosary Academy.
Albertus Magnus Scholarship - $1,000
This scholarship was established in 2013 and is given to freshmen entering Mercy from St. Albert the Great Parish.
Eleanor Rose Roberts Norton Memorial Scholarship - $1,000
This scholarship was established by James Norton in memory of Eleanor Rose Roberts Norton '41. She was a generous, kind woman with a wonderful sense of humor and commitment to her faith.
Flaget Alumni Association Scholarship - $1,000
This scholarship is given to each Catholic high school in Louisville. It is made possible by the generosity of the Flaget High School alumni.
Lily Strange Memorial Scholarship - $1,000
This scholarship was established in memory of Lily Russell Strange ’49, who credits the Sisters of Mercy with helping her to overcome educational struggles and prepare her for a successful future.
Families with more than one daughter enrolled at Mercy qualify for our Sisters' Discount. The oldest daughter's tuition is reduced by 15%. Please contact the Business Office at (502) 671-2010 for more information.
For more information about scholarship opportunities, please email or call Director of Admissions, Emily Carnall, at (502) 671-2010 x 2301.