Town Scholarship

Marvelwood School is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our 2021-2022 Town Scholarship.  Available to a rising freshman or new sophomore day student, the winner of this prestigious merit-based award receives a full scholarship to attend Marvelwood, excluding fees associated with other programs such as learning support or equestrian. The award is renewable annually.  Recipients are expected to demonstrate good citizenship and solid academic progress throughout their Marvelwood careers. 

The Town Scholarship award recipient is selected based on his or her potential to contribute to and benefit from the Marvelwood experience. The selection committee may also consider academic performance and citizenship. The application deadline is February 1, 2021. Applicants do not need to reside in the town of Kent to be considered day students. 

Please contact the Office of Admission
with any questions or to schedule a visit to the School

860-927-0047 ext. 1011



  1.  Regular  application
  2. Extra letter of recommendation that speaks to character
  3. Supplemental essay: Choose one of our four core values–Honesty, Respect, Responsibility, Service–and explain how it is exemplified in your life
  4. Interview

Important Dates:

  • Town Scholarship Info Session: December 3, 2020
  • Application deadline:  February 1, 2021
  • Interviews conducted: Feb 3-24, 2021
  • Award announced: March 10, 2021


The recipient of our first Town Scholarship is Wyatt Lee ‘24 of Kent, a graduate of Washington Montessori School.  At Marvelwood, Wyatt is a member of the newly formed DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion) Board, and was elected to the Student Government as a freshman class representative. 

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A learning environment that reflects your interests, your talents, and your individual style. Imagine a supportive community of students and teachers where you'll tackle exciting challenges and discover passions that will change your life.

Join us at Marvelwood.