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Scholarships  


Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association 
Minds in Motion Scholarship 
Eligible: Senior Scholar Athletes 
Criteria: 3.25+ unweighted GPA and participation in interscholastic athletics while in high school
Award: $1,000

MARCH DEADLINES

Esperanza Scholarship Fund 
Eligible: Senior born outside the U. S. or that has two parents who were born outside the U.S. 
Criteria: This scholarship is limited to immigrant students. Essay, transcript, ACT or SAT, letter of recommendation. 
Award: $5,000-$20,000 

 Army Officers’ Wives Club of the Greater Washington Area 
Eligible: Graduating college-bound seniors who are dependents of an active duty, retired, or deceased Army member residing in the Greater Washington Area
Criteria:  3.0+ GPA, Academic and citizenship achievements, essay, recommendations, transcript.   
Award: varies

Automotive Scholarship Gateway 
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: Career in the automotive industry, one-page essay about your career goals, letter of reference, transcript. 
Award: Varies

Blacks in Government                                                                                                    Coast Guard Chapter     
Eligible: High School Seniors                                                                                                                         Criteria: GPA 2.0+, recommendation, must reside within Washington D.C. metropolitan area                                      Award: Varies $500-$1,000                   
 
Credit Union(CU) Foundation MD/DC
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: Member of a credit union, essay  
Award: $1,000 scholarship
Deadline:  3/31www.cufound.org/scholarship
 
Joseph C. Ferrante Scholarship
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: GPA 2.5+, community service, essay 
Award: Varies

John Glenn Squadron of the Marine Corps Aviation Association
Eligible: Seniors

Criteria: planning to pursue a science, technology, engineering or math-based degree may apply for these scholarships. Deadline: 3/1www.mcaajgs.org/scholarships  
Washington Metropolitan Chapter Community Associations Institute (WMCCAI) Essay/Presentation Scholarship                                                                                     
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: GPA 2.5+, Essay, transcript, letter of recommendation 
Award: $1,000
 
Washington Regional Transplant Consortium                                                                                    
Leslie A. Ebert Legacy of Life Scholarship 
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: Write a 1,000-word persuasive argument or produce a video for a selected audience (see scholarship info. for specific details) that will convince them to register to be organ, eye and tissue donors. 
Award: $1,000-$5,000


APRIL DEADLINES 

Automotive Technician Scholarship Program
Federal-Mogul Motor Parts
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: min GPA 3.0, 2 letters of recommendation, essay, in pursuit of an automotive technician degree or certification
Award: range up to $2500
 
Aviation Systems Engineering Company (ASEC) Scholarship
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: GPA 3.0+; Accepted to 4-year college; pursuing a major in engineering, science, math or cyber software; transcript, letters of recommendation, essay
Award: range up to $1,000
 
Ayana J. McAllister Legacy Foundation Academic Scholarship
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: GPA 2.5+; Attend 4-year college; personally impacted by senseless gun violence, transcript, letters of recommendation, social media project (video clip)
Award: $2,000
 
Blacks in Government - Carl T. Rowan Chapter
Evangeline Montgomery Scholarship
Eligible: Seniors
Criteria: GPA 2.75+, official transcript, essay, letter of recommendation
Deadline: 4/14; For an application go to: www.bigctr.org/programs/evangeline-j-montgomery-scholarship-fund,   www.bigctr.org  Applications also available in the Career Center!
 
Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club of Maryland Scholarship Henry O. Flipper Memorial Scholarship Fund
Eligible:  Seniors Criteria:  GPA 3.0+, U.S. citizen, Letter of Recommendation, essay, interview (if necessary) Award:  $1,000 scholarship Deadline:  4/15; http://buffalosoldiersmccmd.org/about/scholarship/
 
Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club of Maryland Scholarship William C. Price Scholarship
Eligible:  African-American Seniors Criteria:  GPA 2.5+, U.S. citizen, Letter of Recommendation, essay, interview Award:  $2,000 Deadline:  4/1; http://buffalosoldiers-maryland.net/faq/ 
 
Central Scholarship Bureau Scholarships and Grants Eligible:  Maryland Resident (or reside within 200 miles of Baltimore City)
Criteria:  US Citizen or Permanent Resident, GPA of 2.0 or higher to be competitive, enrolled in or applying to an accredited 2- or 4 year college/university.
Award:  Varies
Deadline:  4/3; www.central-scholarship.org     
 
Charles County Master Gardener Scholarship  
Eligible: High School Seniors 
Criteria: GPA 3.0+, Letter of Recommendation, resume, major in science (animal, earth, physical, environmental, life, marine, plant), essay, transcript 
Award: $1,000  
Deadline: 4/27; Applications available in the Career Center.
 
Charles Shelton Foundation Scholarship  
Eligible: African-American Seniors 
Criteria: GPA 3.0+, pursuing a degree in a veterinarian career field, Letters of Recommendation, resume, essay, transcript 
Award: $2,500 

 

Charles Regional Medical Center Auxiliary, Inc. Health Scholarships
Ann Roberts Health Career Scholarship
Eligible: Graduating high school senior who is a resident of Charles County
Criteria: 3.0+ GPA during Jr.  & Sr. years in high school, pursuing a career in health care, two letters of recommendation, transcript, interview
Award: 4 -$1,000
Deadline: 4/30; www.charlesregional.org -  click on “About Us” then “Volunteer”, application download on left

 Greater Waldorf Jaycees and College of Southern Maryland Foundation Scholarship
Eligible: Graduating high school senior from a Charles County high school who has resided in Charles County for at least one year at the time of application and planning to be a full-time student the College of Southern Maryland
Criteria: Minimum GPA of 2.0+, demonstrated community service, must have filed a FAFSA, transcript, letters of recommendation, essay, resume
Award: Varies according to need, may be as much as full scholarship to The College of Southern Maryland covering tuition, fees & books.                                                                                                                                                  
Deadline: 4/30; Application available on CSM’s Scholarship Finder - www.csmd.edu/costs-aid/credit-costs-aid/scholarships-financial-aid/scholarships/scholarship-finder