Our 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 Anthony J. Mullen Endowed Scholarship
The Anthony “Tony” J. Mullen Scholarship was established by the National...
Deadline01/20/2022
$5,000 - $22,000 Sondheim Public Affairs Scholars Program
Open for Fall 2022 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Sondheim Public Affairs...
Deadline01/22/2022
Varies U-RISE Scholarship
The Undergraduate Research Training Initiative for Student Enhancement,...
Deadline01/22/2022
Varies Alumni Scholarship
Thank you, #RetrieverNation. You’ve made us proud and now UMBC wants to...
Deadline02/15/2022
1,000 Esperanza Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students of Latino or Hispanic ancestry...
Deadline02/24/2022
$500.00 Joseph and Frieda Faiman Eisenberg/VPC, Inc. Scholarship Endowment
This need-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students who are...
Deadline03/01/2022
Varies PNC Fund for Entrepreneurship
The purpose of the PNC Scholars/Fellows Program is to provide awards up...
Deadline03/01/2022
Up to $8,000 annually for two years Transfer Scholars in IT and Engineering (T-SITE)
Thank you for your interest in the T-SITE Scholars Program in the Center...
Deadline03/15/2022
Varies Nick and Ola Ford Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to an outstanding undergraduate student who...
Deadline05/01/2022
Varies Richard K. Barksdale Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to talented students in the English...
Deadline05/01/2022
Varies Bank of America Teachers Scholars Program
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC, who are committed to...
Varies Maggie Geeter Hrabowski Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students coming to UMBC who have high...
Varies Maryland Child Care Grant
This is a grant awarded to the Education department on a year by year...
Varies Adam Yarmolinsky Fellowship Endowment
This fellowship is awarded to students pursuing a graduate degree in...
Ended
Varies Phi Kappa Phi Chapter 22 Endowment
The fund will provide scholarships, fellowships, and grants in...
Ended
Varies S. Knapple Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate students...
Ended
Varies Victor P. Vitullo and John R. Mittino Memorial Fund
This fund supports undergraduate and graduate students, seminar...
Ended
Varies Samuel I. Rosenberg Fund
This annual award will recognize a student at UMBC who has completed an...
Ended
Varies AEGON Scholars Program
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who have demonstrated...
Ended
Varies Jodi Mister - Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation Endowed Scholarship
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students enrolled at UMBC who...
Ended
Varies Richard and Roselyn Neville Memorial Fund
This need-based scholarship is awarded to junior or senior level...
Ended
Varies Rosalie Tydings Business and Professional Women's Scholarship Endowment Fund
This scholarship is awarded to returning women students enrolled at...
Ended
Varies Jacqueline C. Hrabowski Endowment Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate a commitment to...
Ended
Varies Louis L. Kaplan Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to deserving undergraduate students at UMBC...
Ended
Varies Rose Grabania Tice Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Social Work at the...
Ended
Varies Gust W. Mitchell Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Social Work Program. The...
Ended
Varies Shirley Bembry Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Social Work Program who...
Ended
Varies Susan Bernstein - Charlotte W. Newcombe Memorial Scholarship
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students enrolled at UMBC who...
Ended
Varies Tejal Khajuria Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students in the School of Social Work who...
Ended
Varies Donald J. Creighton Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Department of Chemistry...
Ended
Varies Lisë K. Satterfield Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate chemistry students enrolled...
Ended
$1,000.00 AFCEA CMD Scholarship
The AFCEA CMD Scholarship was established by the Armed Forces...
Ended
$3,360.00 Anthony Alvarez Award for Outstanding Students in Engineering
This scholarship is awarded to junior or senior students majoring in...
Ended
1,000 Carmi Family Scholarship Endowment
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the...
Ended
$8,352.50 Danaher Endowment Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Engineering at...
Ended
1,000 Gregory Schwerdt Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This merit and need-based scholarship is awarded to students in the...
Ended
Varies Janice Lumpkin Scholarship
This scholarship or student lectureship is awarded to Chemical...
Ended
Varies Rite Aid Scholars Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the computer science field at...
Ended
1,000 The Legg Mason Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Information Technology...
Ended
Varies Applied Molecular Biology Program Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to graduate students in the UMBC Applied...
Ended
$2,500 Arthur T. Johnson Transfer Student(s) Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Political Science...
Ended
Varies Betty L., Harold T., and William G. Sinnigen Scholarship
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to students of Latino or...
Ended
$750 Bradley and Dawn Smith Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship was created by two UMBC alumni to provide support or...
Ended
Varies Brightside IRC Scholars
This scholarship is awarded to students interning in the Imaging...
Ended
Varies Bunting Family Foundation Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to student at UMBC. The Bunting Family...
Ended
Varies CAPS/Yager Endowment Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC majoring in the Visual...
Ended
$1,000 - $1,200 Carolyn Barnes Scholarship
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to UMBC students, with...
Ended
$1,750 Carton Family Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman who are Maryland...
Ended
$1,000 - $1,200 Clements Family Endowed Scholarship
This need and merit-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate...
Ended
$4,000 - $5,000 Constellation Energy Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to high-achieving STEM and business...
Ended