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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: 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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: 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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: 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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: 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 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: 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 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: 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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Omicron Delta Epsilon Fund
This award will be used to recognize and reward excellence in Economics among undergraduate students in the Department of Economics at UMBC....
This award will be used to recognize and reward excellence in Economics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Otto and Helen Musall Endowment
This scholarship is awarded to students majoring in Biological Sciences. The Otto and Helen Musall Endowment was established in April 2001 by...
This scholarship is awarded to students majoring in Biological...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Phi Kappa Phi Chapter 22 Endowment
The fund will provide scholarships, fellowships, and grants in recognition of academic excellence by student members of Phi Kappa Phi Chapter...
The fund will provide scholarships, fellowships, and grants in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Pittman Family Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Departments of Economics and Political Science at UMBC. The Pittman Family Scholarship Fund was...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Departments of Economics...
  • 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 E. Wolf, Jr. Doctoral Dissertation Prize Endowment
This doctoral dissertation award will support one or more graduate students at UMBC who are receiving their Ph.D. degree in one of the doctoral...
This doctoral dissertation award will support one or more graduate...
  • 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 Robert F. Steiner Fund
This graduate fellowship will be award to students in the UMBC/UMB joint Ph.D. Biochemistry Programs. The Robert F. Steiner Fund was established in...
This graduate fellowship will be award to students in the UMBC/UMB joint...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Robert W. Dietrich Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students who are members of UMBC’s Men’s Lacrosse Team. The Robert W. Dietrich Scholarship Fund was established in...
This scholarship is awarded to students who are members of UMBC’s Men’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Roger Michael Davis Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students at UMBC who demonstrate academic promise and who intend to major in the Biological...
This scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students at UMBC...
  • 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
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Varies Sherwin Family Fund
This award shall be used to help pay expenses for Ancient Studies majors at UMBC to participate in archaeological excavations and study travel...
This award shall be used to help pay expenses for Ancient Studies majors...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Shirley Bembry Endowed Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Social Work Program who are interested in a career in child welfare. The Shirley Bembry Endowed...
This scholarship is awarded to students in the Social Work Program who...
  • 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 Susan Bernstein - Charlotte W. Newcombe Memorial Scholarship
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students enrolled at UMBC who are majoring in social work and at least 25 years of age. Students should...
This need-based scholarship is awarded to students enrolled at UMBC who...
  • 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