In addition to federal and state grants awarded on the basis of financial need, various private scholarships are available for students enrolled in programs at USG. These scholarships are created with contributions from private donors including the USG Board of Advisors, local businesses, foundations, community organizations and individual donors.  Click here for list of scholarships.

* Spring 2017 scholarship APPLICATION *

The deadline to submit this application is December 31, 2016.  CLICK HERE TO APPLY 

Institutional-Specific Awards

Designated for students enrolled with particular universities, each with their own criteria and deadlines.
Click here for list of awards and more information.

2+2 Transfer scholarship

The 2+2 Transfer Scholarship is designed to assist and encourage transfer student from Maryland community colleges to attend a 4-year insitution within the State.  Students must be enrolled in an eligible accredited Maryland postsecondary insitution.  

When and How to Apply:

Students currently enrolled full-time or part-time as a degree-seeking student at a community college in Maryland.  Students are encouraged to complete a FAFSA application by March 1st for prioirty awarding.  Complete and submit the 2+2 Transfer Scholarship application and all supporting documents by August 1st.  Application is available in MD CAPS.  The deadline to sumit the 2016-2017 Application is by August 31st.  

Award Amount:

The annual amount will be $1,000, except for students who enroll in a science, teaching, engineering, computer science, mathematics, or nursing program, the award will be $2,000.  The award can be renewed for a total of 3 years of student, or six semester, whichever is longer.  For more information please visit:

maryland delegate & senatorial scholarships

These scholarships are awarded by Maryland Delegates and State Senators to residents of their legislative districts.  For more information please visit: MARYLAND DELEGATE & SENATORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS.
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