Alumni and members of our partner organizations and schools receive application fee waivers and, in many cases, guaranteed scholarships for our on-site master’s programs. Your experience is valuable to our diverse community, and we look forward to having you join us.
Summer Language Scholarships
Do you need to boost your language skills or learn a new language before starting your master’s degree program? Admitted students may qualify for a summer language scholarship to one of Middlebury’s world-renowned language programs.
Middlebury Legacy Scholarships
Middlebury offers guaranteed $10,000 Legacy Scholarships to degree holders of any Middlebury school and their extended family members for our on-site master’s programs. You may also receive need-based and/or merit scholarship awards in addition to a Legacy Scholarship.
Middlebury Affiliation Scholarships
Participants in eligible nondegree programs are guaranteed a $5,000 Middlebury Affiliation Scholarship for our on-site master’s programs. You may also receive additional need-based and/or merit scholarship awards.
Many organizations offer funding for graduate school and this list of resources has been helpful to students in the past. Please note that we do not work directly with these organizations and cannot guarantee their services. We encourage you to look for other resources as well.
The U.S. Department of State has awarded one current Middlebury Institute student and two recent graduates Critical Language Scholarships for the study of languages considered vital to national security and economic prosperity.
The Institute has established a new scholarship fund in honor of Professor Edgard Coly to support African students and students planning to pursue careers in Africa. Professor Coly, who passed away in March, was from Senegal and taught courses in French language and African issues for nearly 20 years at MIIS.