The Middlebury Institute Legacy Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship for Middlebury alumni and their extended family members. Alumni of nondegree Middlebury programs are eligible for a $5,000 scholarship.

Legacy Scholarship Award

Degree holders from any Middlebury school are eligible for a guaranteed $10,000 Legacy Scholarship for our on-site master’s programs. This may be part of a larger merit and/or need-based scholarship award, depending on the strength of your application and financial situation.

Legacy Scholarship Eligibility

Eligible applicants include alumni who hold degrees from the following.

  • Middlebury Institute of International Studies

  • Middlebury College

  • Middlebury Language Schools

  • Middlebury Bread Loaf School of English

Eligible family members include spouses, siblings, parents, children, grandchildren, nieces, and nephews of all Middlebury alumni.

Affiliation Scholarships

If you have participated in one or more Middlebury nondegree programs (listed below), you are also eligible for the Middlebury Affiliation Scholarship, a guaranteed $5,000 scholarship toward our on-site master’s programs for each nondegree program you successfully completed.

  • Middlebury Language Schools

  • Middlebury C.V. Starr Schools Abroad

  • Middlebury Study Away

  • Middlebury School of the Environment

  • Custom Language Services

  • DPMI (International Development and Social Change Certificate)

  • Frontier Market Scouts

  • Intensive English Program

  • James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies Internship

  • MiddCORE

  • Professional Certificate in Spanish Community Interpreting

  • Social Impact Corps

  • Spanish Community Interpreting

  • Summer Intensive Language Program

Combining Scholarships

Applicants who qualify for multiple guaranteed scholarships are awarded the largest single scholarship or a combination of scholarships with a total combined value up to 30 percent of tuition, whichever is larger. You may also receive preferential consideration for additional funding.

How to Apply

To apply for a Legacy or Affiliation Scholarship, contact your enrollment advisor.

Please make sure to submit a scholarship application as part of your online application if you would like to be considered for any guaranteed, legacy, partner, and/or affiliation scholarships.