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University of Maryland-College Park Scholarships

Turner Center Tuition In/Out-State: $8,315 / $30,179 Total Fall Enrollment: 37,641
College Park , MD 20740 Books and Supplies: $1,200 Applicants Admitted: 45%
(301) 405-1000 On-campus Room and Board: $12,078 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 72% Undergraduate Application Fee: $65 Receiving Institutional Aid: 52% , $7,705 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics

Banneker/Key Scholarship

Scholarship Description
The Banneker/Key Scholarship is the most prestigious merit scholarship offered. There are two award levels for Banneker Key Scholarships. The first award level covers the cost of tuition, mandatory fees, room and board, and a book allowance each year for four years. The second award level provides $8,000 toward tuition and a book allowance each year for four years. All Banneker Key Scholars are offered admission to the University Honors Program. Scholarship candidates are identified through evaluation of admission application materials. The criteria include academic achievement, standardized test scores, letters of recommendation, extracurricular activities, awards, honors and the essay. Semifinalists are invited to campus in the spring for an interview before the finalists are selected.
$8,000 - $17,848
Number of Awards
Renewal Criteria

Award Criteria Requirements:

Financial need
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