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
$5,000 - $22,000 Center for Women in Technology Scholars Program
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Center for Women In Technology Scholars Program, also known as CWIT, is open to a community of...
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Center for Women In...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: $5,000 - $22,000
Deadline01/15/2020
$5,000 - $22,000 Cyber Scholars Program
Open for Incoming Freshmen, Transfers and Current UMBC Students UMBC’s Cyber Scholars Program is geared towards preparing the next generation of...
Open for Incoming Freshmen, Transfers and Current UMBC Students UMBC’s...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: $5,000 - $22,000
Deadline01/15/2020
Varies Honors College Program
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Honors College is a selective academic community of about 500 students who represent a diversity of...
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Honors College is a...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/15/2020
$5,000 - $22,000 Humanities Scholars Program
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Humanities Scholars Program at UMBC enables undergraduate humanities scholars to become independent...
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Humanities Scholars...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: $5,000 - $22,000
Deadline01/15/2020
$5,000 - $22,000 Linehan Artist Scholars Program
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Linehan Artist Scholars Program is for talented students who are serious about pursuing their art in...
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Linehan Artist Scholars...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: $5,000 - $22,000
Deadline01/15/2020
$5,000 - $22,000 Meyerhoff Scholars Program
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Meyerhoff Scholars Program has been at the forefront of efforts to increase diversity among future...
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Meyerhoff Scholars Program...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: $5,000 - $22,000
Deadline01/15/2020
$5,000 - $22,000 Sondheim Public Affairs Scholars Program
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Sondheim Public Affairs Scholars Program supports talented undergraduates aspiring to careers in a...
Open for Fall 2020 Incoming Freshmen ONLY The Sondheim Public Affairs...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: $5,000 - $22,000
Deadline01/15/2020
$5,000 - $15,000 Sherman STEM Teacher Scholars Program
Open for Incoming Freshmen, Transfers and Current UMBC Students UMBC’s Sherman STEM Teacher Scholars Program supports and prepares high-quality...
Open for Incoming Freshmen, Transfers and Current UMBC Students UMBC’s...
  • Deadline: 08/15/2020
  • Award: $5,000 - $15,000
Deadline08/15/2020
Varies Adam Yarmolinsky Fellowship Endowment
This fellowship is awarded to students pursuing a graduate degree in Policy Science at UMBC. The Adam Yarmolinsky Fellowship Endowment was...
This fellowship is awarded to students pursuing a graduate degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies AEGON Scholars Program
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who have demonstrated high academic performance as well as financial need. Preference shall be...
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who have demonstrated...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarships is awarded to undergraduate students entering their junior or senior year at UMBC. The Alumni Endowed scholarship was established...
This scholarships is awarded to undergraduate students entering their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Anita Maddox Jackson and Everett Jackson Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student at UMBC who is from the Eastern Shore of Maryland or Baltimore City and has demonstrated a...
This scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate student at UMBC who is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arthur T. Johnson Transfer Student(s) Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Political Science and transferring from another college or university to pursue a...
This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in Political Science...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bradley and Dawn Smith Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship was created by two UMBC alumni to provide support or UMBC undergraduate students. One (1) scholarship will be awarded to a...
This scholarship was created by two UMBC alumni to provide support or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Brightside IRC Scholars
This scholarship is awarded to students interning in the Imaging Research Center at UMBC. The Brightside IRC Scholars fund was established in...
This scholarship is awarded to students interning in the Imaging...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bunting Family Foundation Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to student at UMBC. The Bunting Family Foundation Scholarship Fund was established in June 2000 by the Bunting Family...
This scholarship is awarded to student at UMBC. The Bunting Family...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carolyn Barnes Scholarship
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to UMBC students, with preference given to students from Woodlawn High School in Maryland who demonstrate...
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to UMBC students, with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carton Family Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman with a declared major in the areas of visual and performing arts. The Carton Family Scholarship...
This scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman with a declared major...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Clements Family Endowed Scholarship
This need and merit-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students at UMBC. The Clements Family Endowed Scholarship was established in 2013.
This need and merit-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Constellation Energy Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to high-achieving STEM and business students. The Constellation Energy Scholarship Fund was established in November...
This scholarship is awarded to high-achieving STEM and business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Albin O. Kuhn Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the Erickson School at UMBC. The Dr. Albin O. Kuhn Scholarship Endowment was established...
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the Erickson...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Lynn Collins Memorial Scholarship
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to sophomore, junior, or senior students majoring in computer science, math, or computer engineering and...
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to sophomore, junior, or senior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dresher Family Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students coming to UMBC from Harford County who have high academic achievement and broadly defined financial need....
This scholarship is awarded to students coming to UMBC from Harford...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Esperanza Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students of Latino or Hispanic ancestry and/or students who are committed to the advancement of minorities,...
This scholarship is awarded to students of Latino or Hispanic ancestry...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Fajer-Smith Some One Cares (SOCS) Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to incoming first-year students from either Bowie High School (Prince Georges County, Maryland) or South River High...
This scholarship is awarded to incoming first-year students from either...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies France and Merrick Scholars Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students enrolled at UMBC, based on merit and commitment to community service. The France and Merrick...
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students enrolled at UMBC,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies George, Lela, and Bruce Warr Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students who have Parkinson’s disease or have a family member with Parkinson’s Disease. If an eligible candidate...
This scholarship is awarded to students who have Parkinson’s disease or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Georgia Bailey Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to incoming first-year students pursuing a pre-nursing curriculum with a minimum high school GPA of 3.0, with...
This scholarship is awarded to incoming first-year students pursuing a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jacob Blaustein Public Affairs Scholars Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Public Affairs Scholars Program at UMBC. The Jacob Blaustein Public Affairs Scholars Fund was...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Public Affairs Scholars...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jacqueline C. Hrabowski Endowment Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate a commitment to improving the lives of at-risk youth through their academic endeavors and...
This scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate a commitment to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jennifer M. Baer Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to deserving sophomores at UMBC who have a 3.0 GPA and financial need. The Jennifer M. Baer Scholarship FUnd was...
This scholarship is awarded to deserving sophomores at UMBC who have a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kevin Yang & Katelyn Niu Endowed Scholarship Fund
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Engineering and Information Technology or the College of Natural and...
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to students in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Luetkemeyer Family Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to an outstanding McDonogh School graduate entering UMBC. The scholarship will provide full tuition, fees, and room and...
This scholarship is awarded to an outstanding McDonogh School graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies M&T Bank Scholar Fund
This scholarship is awarded to to low and moderate income UMBC students. The M&T Bank Scholar Fund was established in December 1996 by First...
This scholarship is awarded to to low and moderate income UMBC...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Maggie Geeter Hrabowski Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students coming to UMBC who have high academic achievement. The Maggie Geeter Hrabowski Scholarship Fund was...
This scholarship is awarded to students coming to UMBC who have high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Marriott Scholars Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who meet the Marriott Scholars Program criteria. The Marriott Scholars Fund was established in...
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who meet the Marriott...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies McCormick & Company Scholarship
This general scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC. The McCormick & Company Scholarship was established in December 1998 by McCormick & Company.
This general scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC. The McCormick &...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Michele P. Hayes Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to junior students majoring in Mathematics at UMBC. The recipient must have good academic standing and demonstrate...
This scholarship is awarded to junior students majoring in Mathematics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mildred Dean Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to UMBC students, with a preference for those students who are committed to the success of underrepresented minorities...
This scholarship is awarded to UMBC students, with a preference for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies PNC Bank Scholarship
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to students from Baltimore City who are enrolled at UMBC and who have demonstrated financial need. The PNC...
This merit-based scholarship is awarded to students from Baltimore City...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Potomac Photonics Endowment
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students in the College of Engineering and Information Technology or the College of Natural and...
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Richard H. Hunt Memorial Fund
This scholarship is awarded to entering or current minority students who demonstrate a need for financial assistance in order to continue his or...
This scholarship is awarded to entering or current minority students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Sandra King Geest Endowed Scholarship
This need and merit-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students who have a declared major in English. The Sandra King Geest Endowed...
This need and merit-based scholarship is awarded to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Scientific and Engineering Solutions Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who are a resident of Prince George’s or Anne Arundel County. Applicants may include children of...
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who are a resident of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Sprint to the End Scholarship
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students in their junior or senior year so they can complete their degree without a large debt load....
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students in their junior or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies St. Ignatius Academy Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who are graduates of St. Ignatius Academy. The St. Ignatius Academy Scholarship Fund was...
This scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC who are graduates of St....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Stanley L. Towne Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County who demonstrate financial need and who graduated from high...
This scholarship is awarded to students at the University of Maryland,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies T. Rowe Price Scholarship Fund
This merit-based four-year scholarship is awarded to talented high school graduates who are majoring in Computer Engineering, Computer Science,...
This merit-based four-year scholarship is awarded to talented high...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Tom and Pearl Levering Scholarship Endowment
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC. The Tom and Pearl Levering Scholarship Endowment was established in July 1999 by W....
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students at UMBC. The Tom and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Verizon Scholars Program
This scholarship is awarded to talented high school graduates pursuing degrees in Information Systems, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering at...
This scholarship is awarded to talented high school graduates pursuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended