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Blair-Roberts Scholarship

The Blair-Roberts Scholarship for Entrepreneurial Leaders, named for the school’s founders, is a need-based scholarship that is awarded to young women entering the Upper School who embody the entrepreneurial spirit and forward-thinking leadership of Pat Roberts and Nancy Blair. Blair-Roberts scholarships may be awarded to any young woman who seeks to have a central voice in our school, the broader community, and the future. The awards are being introduced as a key piece of the Women’s Leadership Institute.


To apply for the Blair-Roberts Scholarship, please submit an essay, not to exceed 1,000 words, or a video, not to exceed 3 minutes, in which you answer the following prompt:

How do you embody entrepreneurial spirit and forward-thinking leadership? In what areas of your school or community do you put these traits to good use? In what areas of AIM’s community would you most like to become involved in a leadership capacity? How do you see yourself as positively contributing to AIM’s community?

Submit your essay or video to Lindsey Boden, Director of Enrollment Management and Financial Aid, at Please make sure your file is either a .pdf or .mp4.