All Opportunities

Welcome to UMBC Scholarship Retriever!

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships:

  1. You must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access your My.UMBC.edu login portal.
  2. Complete the General Application;
  3. Once submitted, if applicable, you will be notified if you are eligible to apply for additional Apply-To Scholarships (see below).

Automatch Scholarships: Once you complete your General Application, you will be matched with scholarships for which you immediately qualify based on school reported data – no further action is required. All students who qualify will be automatched to these opportunities. Qualifying does not guarantee you will receive a scholarship only that you are now eligible to be considered for one.

Apply-To Scholarships: These are scholarships in which have an additional criteria beyond the General Application.
To see a list of scholarships that may need additional action on your part to receive consideration,

  1. Select “Recommended” under “Opportunities.”
  2. Submit any additional essays, recommendation letters, etc required for further consideration.

Award Amount: The number and award amount of scholarships are for general information purposes only and should not be considered a guarantee of what you will receive if selected. Actual award amounts vary based on students’ individual eligibility, funds available, and other factors.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies AFCEA CMD Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to full-time students who are majoring in technical fields. Preference will be given to students majoring in computer...
This scholarship is awarded to full-time students who are majoring in...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Alice McDonnell Robinson Memorial Scholarship Fund in Theatre
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Theatre Department. The Alice McDonnell Robinson Memorial Scholarship Fund in Theatre was...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Theatre Department. The...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Anthony Alvarez Award for Outstanding Students in Engineering
This scholarship is awarded to junior or senior students majoring in mechanical engineering in the College of Engineering and Information...
This scholarship is awarded to junior or senior students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Applied Molecular Biology Program Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to graduate students in the UMBC Applied Molecular Biology Program. The Applied Molecular Biology Program Endowment was...
This scholarship is awarded to graduate students in the UMBC Applied...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Bank of America Teachers Scholars Program
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC, who are committed to teaching in urban area Maryland schools of high need for a minimum of two...
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC, who are committed to...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Barbara E. Burkman Health Administration and Policy Program Scholarship Endowment Fund
This fellowship is awarded to students majoring in Health Administration & Policy Program. The students will be selected by a committee based on...
This fellowship is awarded to students majoring in Health Administration...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Betty L., Harold T., and William G. Sinnigen Scholarship
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to students of Latino or Hispanic ancestry or students who have demonstrated a commitment to the...
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to students of Latino or...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies CAPS/Yager Endowment Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC majoring in the Visual and Performing Arts with a concentration in Photography. The CAPS/Yager...
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC majoring in the Visual...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Carmi Family Scholarship Endowment
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the College of Engineering and Information Technology at UMBC. The annual...
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Clarence E. Robinson, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to support a housing scholarship for students at UMBC. The Clarence R. Robinson Jr. Memorial Scholarship was...
This scholarship is awarded to support a housing scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Danaher Endowment Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Engineering at UMBC. The Danaher Endowment Fund was established in May 1996 by the...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Engineering at...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Darrel W. and Dorothy J. Anderson Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Theatre Department at UMBC with financial need. The Darrel W. and Dorothy J. Anderson Endowed...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Theatre Department at...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies David T. and Jeannette Lewis Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to academically outstanding students majoring in Sociology at UMBC whose financial resources are limited. The David T....
This scholarship is awarded to academically outstanding students...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Diane Zdenek Classical Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to incoming students at UMBC who plan to major in Ancient Studies and who has demonstrated outstanding academic...
This scholarship is awarded to incoming students at UMBC who plan to...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Donald J. Creighton Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UMBC. The Donald J. Creighton Memorial Scholarship Fund...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Chemistry...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Donald N. Langenberg Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to talented Physics students enrolled at UMBC. The Donald N. Langenberg Scholarship Fund was established in January...
This scholarship is awarded to talented Physics students enrolled at...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Dottie Koh Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a female Engineering student who is entering their freshman year. The award will be given based on academic...
This scholarship is awarded to a female Engineering student who is...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Dr. Bimal and Mrs. Suchandra Sinha Endowment for Excellence
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate and graduate students studying statistics who are excelling in classes. The Dr. Bimal and Mrs....
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate and graduate students...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Dr. Johann H. Eltermann Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students with a concentration in music or German. The Johann H. Eltermann Scholarship Fund was...
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students with a...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Francis J. Plogman Memorial Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to students majoring in Modern Languages and Linguistics at UMBC. The Francis J. Plogman Memorial Endowment was...
This scholarship is awarded to students majoring in Modern Languages and...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Freeman A. Hrabowski President's Advisory Council Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students majoring in Math at UMBC. The Freeman A. Hrabowski President’s Advisory Council Scholarship...
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students majoring in Math...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Gary G. Rupert Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Emergency Health Services at UMBC. The Gary G. Rupert Scholarship Endowment was...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Emergency...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Gerald J. Goldman Memorial
This scholarship is awarded to entering or current students majoring in economics at UMBC who demonstrates a need for financial assistance. The...
This scholarship is awarded to entering or current students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Gowda Scholarship Endowment
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to in-state students interested in pursuing a Doctor of Pharmacy degree, with preference given to residents...
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to in-state students interested...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Gregory Schwerdt Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This merit and need-based scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Engineering and Information Technology who have successfully...
This merit and need-based scholarship is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Gust W. Mitchell Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Social Work Program. The Gust W. Mitchell Endowed Scholarship Fund was established in 2015.
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Social Work Program. The...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Haud Collumi Scholarship Award
This scholarship is awarded to students who have played two consecutive years of men’s rugby at UMBC and who have a minimum GPA of 3.25. The Haud...
This scholarship is awarded to students who have played two consecutive...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Helen Kloetzel and Otto Musall Scholarship Quasi-Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Biological Sciences who plans to teach science in K-12 after graduation. The Helen...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Biological...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Jane and Robert Shedd Award
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who are majoring in Ancient Studies to support their participation in archaeological excavations or...
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who are majoring in...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Janice Lumpkin Scholarship
This scholarship or student lectureship is awarded to Chemical Engineering students at UMBC. The Janice Lumpkin Scholarship was established in...
This scholarship or student lectureship is awarded to Chemical...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Jay Freyman Endowment Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students of the Honors College who are seeking an international learning experience, which may include a semester...
This scholarship is awarded to students of the Honors College who are...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Jodi Crandall Fellowship for Research in Language, Literacy and Culture
This scholarship is awarded to LLC students at UMBC to provide support for collaborative, interdisciplinary research. The Jodi Crandall Fellowship...
This scholarship is awarded to LLC students at UMBC to provide support...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Jodi Mister - Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation Endowed Scholarship
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students enrolled at UMBC who are at least 25 years of age. Preference will be given to female students...
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students enrolled at UMBC who...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies John A. Jancuska Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to student athletes in the UMBC baseball program. The John A. Jancuska Endowed Scholarship was established in September...
This scholarship is awarded to student athletes in the UMBC baseball...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies John Christopher Campbell Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to upper class students in Visual Arts (video & IMDA) with a 3.0 GPA or higher at UMBC. The John Christopher Campbell...
This scholarship is awarded to upper class students in Visual Arts...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies John H., Sr. and Alethea Griner Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to first-year undergraduate students with an intended major of Biological Sciences and who have demonstrated a...
This scholarship is awarded to first-year undergraduate students with an...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies John W. Jeffries Dean's List Award
This scholarship is awarded to sophomore or senior undergraduates who have been on the Dean’s List for three consecutive semesters and who have not...
This scholarship is awarded to sophomore or senior undergraduates who...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Joseph and Frieda Faiman Eisenberg/VPC, Inc. Scholarship Endowment
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students who are interested in becoming an entrepreneur and are associated with the Alex. Brown Center...
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students who are interested in...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Joseph D. Reese Memorial Prize
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student in the Department of History at UMBC for an essay written on an historical topic....
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student in the...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Joseph E. Bundy Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to junior or senior students majoring in environmental studies. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate...
This scholarship is awarded to junior or senior students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Joseph F. Mulligan Award in Physics
This research award is awarded to undergraduate and graduate student, physics post-doc, or faculty members who are interested in researching some...
This research award is awarded to undergraduate and graduate student,...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Judith A. Shinogle Memorial Fund
This scholarship is awarded to current doctoral students in the Department of Public Policy at UMBC. Preference will be given to students...
This scholarship is awarded to current doctoral students in the...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Juliana and Homer Schamp Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded students who are interested in teaching science in K-12 education. The Juliana and Homer Schamp Memorial Scholarship...
This scholarship is awarded students who are interested in teaching...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Lisë K. Satterfield Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate chemistry students enrolled at UMBC. The Lisë K. Satterfield Scholarship Endowment was established in...
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate chemistry students enrolled...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Louis L. Kaplan Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to deserving undergraduate students at UMBC who have achieved a minimum 3.0 grade point average, have junior or senior...
This scholarship is awarded to deserving undergraduate students at UMBC...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies M&T Foundation Student Award Endowment for the Erickson School of Aging
This scholarship is awarded to student in the Erickson School of Aging Studies at UMBC. The M&T Foundation Student Award Endowment for the Erickson...
This scholarship is awarded to student in the Erickson School of Aging...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Mary Ellen and Bernard O'Neill Family Endowment
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students majoring in economics and/or geography, with preference given to varsity athletes. The Mary...
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students majoring in economics...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Mercedes-Benz USA Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate student majoring in Mechanical Engineering or involved with the UMBC Chapter of Society of Automotive...
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Murray Cohen Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students whose family income is at or below poverty level to attend UMBC. The Murray Cohen Scholarship was...
This scholarship is awarded to students whose family income is at or...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019
Varies Nick and Ola Ford Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to an outstanding undergraduate student who intends to pursue graduate studies in English and has demonstrated a...
This scholarship is awarded to an outstanding undergraduate student who...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2019