Social Work Scholarships, Mount Mercy University


Mount Mercy University is establishing the Social Work Scholarships for the academic year 2022-2023 to make a great education affordable for international students.

The Department of Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, and International Studies bestowed this $2,000 grant upon the recipient. Every new and transfer undergraduate student at Mt. Mercy is eligible for this scholarship.

Mount Mercy University is a private Catholic liberal arts university in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1928. The university is ranked 51st in Regional Universities Midwest.

What draws you to Mount Mercy University as a place of higher learning? At Mt. Mercy, we strive to provide our students with the skills they’ll need to thrive in an ever-evolving world and lead brave lives.

Students are at the center of all it does, and it works hard to achieve that goal.


Application Deadline: An application deadline is not monitored, but students are encouraged to apply in the early spring of their senior year in high school.

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: Mount Mercy University
  • Department: NA
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Award: $2,000
  • Number of Awards: NA
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in the USA.


  • Eligible Countries: Students from all the countries around the world can apply.
  • Eligible Course or Subjects: Undergraduate study program taught at Mt. Mercy can be applied for.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:
  • The applicants must demonstrate ability, talent, and dedication in their major area of study.
  • The applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5.

How to Apply

  • How to Apply: Students are required to submit an online application Scholarship applications must be submitted separately online.
  • Supporting Documents: The students are required to present the following documents to the university:
  • High school transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Certificate of funding sources
  • Scanned copy of passport
  • Admission Requirements: Students must have attained a CGPA of 2.50 – 2.75 and an ACT score of 20.
  • Language Requirement: The students must submit scores on the following English language proficiency tests:
  • TOEFL IBT – 79
  • TOEFL CBT – 213
  • TOEFL PBT – 550
  • IELTS – 6.0
  • STEP – Eiken Grade 1
  • PTE – 53
  • Duolingo – 50


The selected students will be provided $2,000 for their undergraduate study in an area of choice at Mt. Mercy.

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