John W. Jeffries Dean's List Award

This scholarship is awarded to sophomore, junior, or senior undergraduates who have been on the Dean’s List for three consecutive semesters and who have not benefited from a specialty scholarship program. One scholarship will be given to a student in the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (Humanities major), College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (Social Sciences major), College of Engineering and Information Technology, College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences, and one scholarship for a student in The Erickson School, Individualized Study Program, or Social Work for a total of five awards.

The John W. Jeffries Dean’s List Award was established in July 2013 by an anonymous donor to honor John Jeffries, Dean Emeritus, College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, for his dedication to UMBC students and his commitment to seeing them excel.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you graduating in December 2023? If so, unfortunately, you are not eligible for this scholarship.
  2. Are you a participant in STEM Build?
  3. List below any co-curricular activities, extra-curricular activities, honors, awards, service experiences, or research experiences, you have participated in during your time as a student at UMBC.
  4. Utilizing just one of the activities highlighted in the previous section of this application, describe what impact this activity has had on your experience as a student at UMBC.
  5. As an academically exceptional student at UMBC, describe what personally motivates you to excel in academics.