Barat Scholars are distinctive in their exemplary commitment to academic ingenuity and promise. Barat Scholars distinguish themselves with service to others, consistent, healthy participation in group activities, demonstration of faith in action and evidence of responsible citizenship.
This scholarship is awarded to new students who excel academically, show evidence of capacity for original thought and critical thinking. These young women and men are able to communicate with adults and peers and make the commitment to be leaders in the school community in word and action.
New students eligible to apply for the Barat Scholarship will be notified in the acceptance letter and invited to complete the Scholarship Application Form. Scholarship applicants will then meet with the Scholarship Committee for a personal interview and to submit a writing sample.
Amount and Eligibility:
- $5,000 scholarship, renewable for up to four years
- Girls, Grades 5-11 and Boys, Grades 5-8
Conditions for Annual Renewal:
- Commitment to Goals and Criteria is evident in student and family
- Student demonstrates continued excellence
- Family is current on all financial obligations to the school
Additional Dimensions of Program:
- Award will be reflected and applied on the enrollment contract
- Scholarship may be applied to any charitable fund at ASH or used by recipient toward tuition
Scholarship Application Process:
- Following acceptance to ASH, the applicant's parent must complete a Scholarship Application Form
- The following criteria will be assessed for each scholarship applicant.
- Achieves 93% composite score or above on the admissions testing
- Review of recent standardized testing
- Eligible applicants will be invited to the final steps of the selection process:
- Personal interview with scholarship committee
- Complete a writing sample at the time of the personal interview
- The award will be reflected on the enrollment contract.