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What is the Vigo County Government Scholarship?

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College appreciates the work and dedication of the employees of Vigo County government offices. Because of your commitment to our community, we would like to extend a scholarship opportunity to you, your spouse and dependents (if applicable). The Vigo County Government Scholarship is available to those interested in the campus program, Woods Online (WOL) program, Master of Leadership Development (MLD) and Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) programs.

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Why Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College?

Engage your mind, imagination and spirit at SMWC. The Woods will assist you in finding a greater purpose and in helping you to make a positive impact on your life, career and community. You will emerge as a strong leader with defined goals to prepare you for life’s opportunities. As an SMWC student, you will have access to an academic support system, a variety of social clubs and organizations and the opportunity to attend a college rich in beauty and tradition.


Campus Program

$16,500 tuition scholarship

Qualifications:

Must be a full-time student in a degree-seeking campus program. The student must meet the minimum requirements for admission to SMWC. This award will be reduced/replaced with other scholarship and grant offers. This award cannot be combined with other SMWC offers or replace current student award(s). Student must verify proof of employment as a Vigo County government employee (or spouse/dependent).

Renewal:

Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and satisfactory academic progress towards their degree to renew the award for an additional three years (total up to 8 semesters). The student must provide documentation annually to verify employment.

If the student qualifies for a higher scholarship; that award will replace the Vigo County Government award (such as; 21st Century Scholars, Catholic Faith, SMTG or high academic performing student scholarship).

Woods Online Program

$4,400 yearly tuition scholarship – 15+ credit hours per semester
$3,500 yearly tuition scholarship – 12-14 credit hours per semester
20% tuition scholarship – below 12 hours

Qualifications:

Must be at least a half-time student in a degree-seeking Woods Online program. The student must meet the minimum requirements for admission to SMWC. This award will be reduced/replaced with other scholarship and grant offers. This award cannot be combined with other SMWC offers and cannot be used if the student is utilizing the tuition billing for military, RN to BSN, MTED or the Indiana T.E.A.C.H program. This award will not replace current student award(s). Student must verify proof of employment as a Vigo County government employee (or spouse/dependent).

Renewal:

Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and satisfactory academic progress towards their degree. The student must provide documentation annually to verify employment.

*If the student qualifies for federal or state awards, those awards could reduce/replace the Vigo County offer to avoid over-awarding.

Master’s Program (MLD or MHA)

$3,500 tuition scholarship

  • $1,750 per semester – one-year track
  • $875 per semester – two-year track

Qualifications:

Must be at least a half-time student in a degree-seeking MLD/MHA program. The student must meet the minimum requirements for admission to SMWC. This award will be reduced/replaced with other scholarship and grant offers. This award cannot be combined with other SMWC offers. This award will not replace current student award(s). Student must verify proof of employment as a Vigo County government employee (or spouse/dependent).

Renewal:

Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and satisfactory academic progress towards their degree. The student must provide documentation annually to verify employment.

If the student qualifies for outside awards, those awards could reduce/replace the Vigo County government offer to avoid over-awarding.


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