Brilliant Jewel Eastern Rite Scholarship

Brilliant Jewel Eastern Rite Scholarship


Ave Maria Foundation


$7,000 annually


Up to 4 years

Scholarship Purpose

Provide additional funding for first-time college students who belong to one of the Eastern Rites of the Catholic Church and have been admitted to Ave Maria University.


Practicing Eastern Rite Catholic with parish endorsement letter. First-time college freshman. Unweighted high school GPA of at least 3.0. Standardized test score of at least 23 ACT, 1140 SAT, or 75 CL.

Selection Process

Accepted students will be identified by above criteria and do not need to submit an additional application. Scholarship may not be stacked with other Ave Maria Foundation scholarships.


Maintain a college GPA of at least 2.5 at Ave Maria University

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