The Prairie Hawk Merit Scholarship

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Be a Prairie Hawk Scholar

For new students applying for middle and high school.

The MCDS Prairie Hawk Scholarship is more than just a scholarship—it is a launching pad for tomorrow’s thinkers and leaders.

MCDS Prairie Hawk scholars are known for their:
• fierce work ethic
• relentless pursuit of learning
• creative approach to challenges
• commitment to their communities

MCDS delivers Prairie Hawk scholars the benefits of:
• personalized attention from smaller class sizes
• world-proven curriculum producing critical thinkers and effective communicators
• talented, passionate faculty dedicated to each student’s success
• appreciation for diversity within a community of engaged fellow students
• great opportunities for admissions to and success in college and beyond
• limitless boundaries for how high you can fly

Quick facts:
Eligible scholars: New students applying to seventh through eleventh grades.
Merit scholarship award: Award types include renewable and one-time awards. Award levels are at the discretion of the Prairie Hawk Scholarship committee. 
Submission deadline (for the 2019-2020 school year): February 15, 2019.

MCDS embraces and celebrates diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, or sexual identity in its educational policies, hiring and employment practices, admission policies, scholarship and grant programs, or athletic and other school administered programs.