This scholarship is for current high school seniors, full-time and part-time, degree-seeking undergraduates and graduate students who live in Maryland and/or attend school in Maryland. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be the son or daughter of a member of the US Armed Forces who died as a result of military service or who suffered a service connected 100% permanent disability as result of military service; a veteran who suffers a service-connected disability of 25% or greater, as a result of military service, and has exhausted or is no longer eligible for federal veterans’ educational benefits; the son, daughter, or surviving spouse of a victim of the 9/11 terrorist attacks who died as a result of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, the attack on the Pentagon in Virginia, or the crash of United Airlines Flight 93 in Pennsylvania; a POW/MIA of the Vietnam Conflict or his/her son or daughter; the son, daughter or surviving spouse (who has not remarried) of a state or local public safety employee or volunteer who died in the line of duty or who was 100% disabled in the line of duty; or a state or local public safety employee or volunteer who was 100% disabled in the line of duty. See website for more details.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.
Class Year: Is this you?
- High school senior
- College freshman
- College sophomore
- College junior
- College senior
- Master's-level study
- Doctoral-level study
Home State: Is this you?
Other Qualifications: Is this you?
- Deceased / Injured / Disabled Parent(s) or Spouse
Must fit into one of the categories stated above.