University of Maryland, University College - Completion Scholarship

Benefits
Complete a bachelor's program for about $12,000

Eligibility

At least a 2.0 cumulative GPA
At least an associates from MC
A U.S. citizen or permanent resident non-citizen
International and Dream Act students accepted

Contact
Tiffany Carter, Education Coordinator, College and University Partnerships, UMUC, tiffany.carter@umuc.edu, (301) 738-6152

MC Transfer Agreement: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=53021.

For more information, visit www.umuc.edu/students/aid/scholarships/umuc-completion-scholarship-details.cfm.


University of Maryland, College Park - Transfer Academic Excellence Scholarship

Benefits
Full tuition for four consecutive semesters

Eligibility
Cumulative GPA of at least 3.5
Completion of 56 credits or an Associate’s Degree
Be a Maryland resident
Be a new applicant
Demonstrate English language profeciency

Deadline

Apply for admissions and scholarship by March 1

Contact
Office of Admissions, um-admit@umd.edu, (301)314-8385

MC Transfer Agreement: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/edu/plain.aspx?id=53023

For more information, visit www.admissions.umd.edu/finaid/MeritScholarshipsForTransferStudents.php.

UMD Engineering Transfer Scholarship

Benefits
All scholarships offered by Clark School of Engineering

Eligibility
FAFSA by February 15
Fill out Engineering Scholarship application
Be prepared to answer the following questions
  • Describe any financial considerations affecting your ability to attend the University of Maryland.
  • Describe your engineering interests and career plans. How you became interested in engineering, what interests you about your major, your plans after graduation, and what you hope to do with your engineering degree.


Deadline
May 31

Contact
Bruk Berhane, Scholarship Coordinator for freshmen and transfer students, bberhane@umd.edu, (301)405-0287

MC Transfer Agreement: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/edu/plain.aspx?id=53023


Morgan State University - Transfer Incentive Program

Benefits
$2,000 per semester ($4,000 per year)

Eligibility
Must have an associate's degree
Enroll in Actuarial Science, Chemistry, Construction Management, Economics, Engineering Physics, English, Finance, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics or Theater. (MC Transfer Agreements below) 
Cumulative grade point average of 2.0 

Contact 
Transfer Incentive Program, tip@morgan.edu 

UMBC - Mechanical Engineering S-STEM Site


Benefits
Avg. 4,500

Eligibility
GPA of 2.75
12 Credits in the last 2 years
Letter of Interest

Deadline
April 1

Contact
Dr. Liang Zhou, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, zlang@umbc.edu, (410)455-3332

MC Transfer Agreement: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=52824

For More Information: www.umbc.edu/me-sstem.

University of Maryland - Regents Scholarships

Benefits
All college expenses covered including in-state tuition, room & board, fees, and other academic expenses 

Eligibility
56 credits completed prior to enrollment
3.8 GPA or Higher

Deadline
May 2nd

Contact
Campus Representatives:
GermantownHelen Dias, Germantown Counseling Center maria.dias@montgomerycollege.edu or Lucy Laufe, lucy.laufe@montgomerycollege.edu
Rockville: Jessica Present, Rockville Counseling Center, jessica.present@montgomerycollege.edu or Deborah Chambers, Student Services, deborah.chambers@montgomerycollege.edu
Takoma Park/Silver Spring: Jeri Gresham, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Counseling Center, jeri.gresham@montgomerycollege.edu or Carole Wolin, carole.wolin@montgomerycollege.edu

MC Transfer Agreement: See various campus transfer agreements, http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/agreements/

Maryland Hispanic Achievement Scholarship



Benefits
$2,000 - one time 

Eligibility
High school/College/University GPA of 2.5 or higher, or GED certification with a recommendation from an academic advisor
Must attend a Maryland accredited post-secondary institution
Significant contribution of voluntary community service during the last 12 months
The applicant must not be more than a third generation Hispanic.
Established home residency in the State of Maryland for at least two (2) years prior to the award date of the scholarship

Deadline
June 30

Contact
Lorna Virgili, President/CEO National Hispanic Communications Groups, lorna@nhcgmedia.com240 277-8072 


For more information, visit montgomeryhispanicgala.org/scholarship.html.

Universities at Shady Grove - Terp Transfer Partnership Scholarship


Benefits:
Difference between MC and UMD Tuition paid for one academic year

Eligibility:
Associate's degree from MC
3.0 GPA or better
Attend the USG Terp Transfer Partnership Orientation session at USG
Meet at least once per semester with USG Transfer Access Assistant Director and UMCP Program Director
Attend at least one USG Center for Academic Success Workshop per year
Meet with USG Career Counselor prior to completion of Associate’s Degree
Complete academic program requirements outlined in transfer agreements

Deadline:
June 15 for Fall Enrollment
November 15 for Spring Enrollment

Contact:
Justin Edgar, Assistant Director for Transfer Access Programs, jedgar@umd.edu, 301-738-6071

MC Transfer Agreements:http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=61399

For More Information:http://www.shadygrove.umd.edu/usg-ttp

UMBC Merit Scholarships for Transfer Students


UMBC

Benefits:$2,500 each year for two years of academic study

Eligibility:-For the Academic Achievement Award for Transfers3.7 GPA
35 credits completed

-For the Phi Theta Kappa Award
3.7 GPA
30 credits completed
Deadline:March 15 for FallNovember 1 for Spring

Contact:Emily Meyers, Merit Scholarship Coordinator, meyerse1@umbc.edu443-612-2948


UMBC - Transfer Student Alliance


UMBC

Benefits:
1,500 per year for two years
On Campus Housing
25% Discounts on one course per term

Eligibility:
Associate's Degree
3.5 GPA

Deadline:
May 1 for Fall
January 1 for Spring

Contact:
Germantown Campus, Anne Schleicher, Transfer Counselor, Anne.Schleicher@montgomerycollege.edu240-567-1991

Rockville Campus, Joan Hawkins, Counselor, Joan.Hawkins@montgomerycollege.edu, 240-567-5075

Takoma Park, Roberta Buckberg, Transfer Coordinator, Roberta.Buckberg@montgomerycollege.edu, 240-567-1614


MC Transfer Agreement:

For More Information: www.umbc.edu/undergraduate/apply/tsa.html

UMBC - Cyber Scholars Program

UMBC
Benefits:
$5,000 - $15,000 scholarship per year
A Living-Learning Community
Faculty Mentor
Cyber Security Internship

Eligibility:
60 Credits
3.25 GPA

Deadline:
February 14

Contact:
Cindy Greenwood, Assistant Director Cyber Scholars, cindyg@umbc.edu, 410-455-3881.

MC Transfer Agreements:http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=52824

For More Information:http://cybersecurity.umbc.edu/cyberscholars/

Juniata College

Benefits:
James Quinter Scholarship - $20,000 Per Year
Phi Theta Kappa - $24,000 

Eligibility:
James Quinter Scholarship - 27 Credits & GPA
Phi Theta Kappa - 45 Semester Hours & 3.85 GPA

Deadlines:
With Admissions Application

Contact: 
Brett Basom, Director of Admission and Transfer Coordinator, basomb@juniata.edu

University of Baltimore

Benefits:
Full-time students - up to $3,000 per academic year
Part-time students - up to $600 per academic year

Eligibility:
2.5 GPA or higher

Deadline:
April 15

Contact:
Peter Scanlan, Director of Community College Relations, pscanlan@ubalt.edu, (410)837-6814

MC Transfer Agreement: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=52774

For More Information: http://www.ubalt.edu/admission/transfer/index.cfm
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UMBC Sherman STEM Teacher Scholars Program

Benefits:
$5000-$10000 per academic year
Membership in the small cohort
Professional Support
Social Support
Academic Support

Eligibility:
Acceptance into a STEM or MAT program at UMBC

Deadline:
March 15th

Contact: 
Rehana Shafi, Director, rshafi@umbc.edu, (410)455-1736

MC Transfer Agreement: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=52824

For More Information: http://shermanprogram.umbc.edu/how-to-apply/

Stevenson University - Transfer Fellowship Scholarship

Benefits:
3.8 GPA or greater - $14,000
3.65-3.79 - $12,000
3.5-3.64 - $10,000
3.35-3.49 - $8,000
3.0-3.34 - $7,000
2.8-2.99 - $5,000
Honors Incentive - $2,000

Eligibility:
Apply and be accepted into a degree program\
Honors Incentive - Be involved with honors society at community college

Deadline:
February 1st - Fall
October 1st - Spring

Contact:
Office of Financial Aid, financialaid@stevenson.edu, (443)334-3200

MC Transfer Agreement: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=51735

For More Information: http://www.stevenson.edu/admissions-aid/financial-aid-scholarships/types-of-aid/transfer.html

UMBC MARC U*STAR Transfer Scholarship


Benefits
Nearly full tuition scholarship at UMBC.
A generous stipend to help defray the cost of room and board.
Travel funds for approved scientific meetings.

Eligibility
Transferring to UMBC with a minimum of 60 credits.
Have a 3.2 GPA each semester and a cumulative GPA of 3.2.
Plan to pursue a Ph.D. and a career in biomedical research or mathematics.
Citizen, non-citizen national or permanent resident of the United States.

Deadline
February 21.

Contact
Dr. Jackie King, MARC U*STAR Program Assistant Director, jking3@umbc.edu

MC Transfer Agreements: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=52824


For more information: visiwww.umbc.edu/MARC/index.html

George Washington University - CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service

 Benefits:
 Tuition & fees paid in full
$1500 for Professional Development
$1000 for Books
Paid summer internship after Junior year

Eligibility
Computer Security and Information Assurance Major
3.0
U.S. Citizen
Two years government service after graduation

Deadline
January 31 

Contact
Rockville – Jessica Present, jessica.present@montgomerycollege.edu, (240) 567-5063
Germantown – Maria Dias, maria.dias@montgomerycollege.edu, (240) 567-6965
Takoma Park/Silver Spring – roberta.buckberg@montgomerycollege.edu, (240) 567-1614

MC Transfer Agreement:http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=54014

For More Information: http://www.seas.gwu.edu/cybercorps/application/

Universities at Shady Grove

Benefits
33 different scholarships of various amounts

Eligibility
Submit all application materials

Deadline
Usually through May

Contact
Universities at Shady Grove, Office of Student Services, shadygrove@umd.edu, (301)738-6023

MC Transfer Agreement: See all colleges with "@USG" in title - http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/agreements/

For More Information:http://www.shadygrove.umd.edu/scholarships

McDaniel College

Benefits 
A - $18,000 per year
B - $16,000 per year
C - $14,000 per year

Eligibility
A - Phi Theta Kappa & 3.5 GPA
B - 3.2 GPA
C - 2.8-3.2 GPA

Deadline
June 10 for fall admission
January 4 for spring admission.

Contact
Dawn Young, Assistant Director of Admissions, dgold@mcdaniel.edu, 1-(800)-638-5005


Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships - Any College



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Benefits

Up to $30,000 per year
 
Eligibility

3.5 GPA or better
 
Deadline

November 7th

Contact

 Dr. Lucy Laufe, Collegewide Honors Director, lucy.laufe@montgomerycollege.edu, (240)567-5000

For More Information: www.jkcf.org/scholarships/undergraduate-transfer-scholarships/how-to-apply.

University of Maryland, Eastern Shore

Benefits
$2,500 scholarship

Eligibility

2.7 GPA
24-30 credits
STEM Major

Deadline
Must apply and accept admissions by June 14

Contact
Tyrone Young, Director of Admissions and Recruitment, tyoung@umes.edu(410) 651-6411

MC Transfer Agreement: http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Plain.aspx?id=53001

For more information visit: http://www.umes.edu/financialaid/Default.aspx?id=19088

University of Akron - Advantage Awards


Benefits
A - $9,000 per year
B - $6,500 per year
C - $2,500 per year
D - $2,000 per year
E - Extra $1,000 per year

Eligibility
A - (2 of the following) 3.25 GPA with 24 semester hours, High School GPA 3.5, Top 10% of High School class, SAT (Reading & Math Score) 1130)
B -  2.75 GPA
C - 3.5 GPA, 24 credits
D - 3.25 GPA, 24 credits
E - Phi Theta Kappa Membership

Deadline
June 1 for fall semester, Dec. 1 for spring semester.
 

Contact
Karen Dickerson, Director, Transfer and Adult Student Enrollment Center, kdicker@uakron.edu(330) 972-6415

For More Information: http://www.uakron.edu/transferstudents/paying-for-your-education/scholarships-for-transfer-students.dot

University of System of Maryland Foundation/SECU Scholarships

Benefits
$5,000 toward tuition, fees and academic expenses.
Scholarship applies toward any of USM's 11 undergraduate institutions.

Eligibility

Student must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA and demonstrate financial need.
Preference will be given to students who have completed their associate's degree.

Deadline

May 1

For more information, visit www.secumd.org/community/secu-in-the-community/scholarships.aspx.

UMBC Transfer Scholars in IT and Engineering

Benefits
Up to $6,700 in scholarships per year.

Eligibility
Must transfer to UMBC as a full-time student majoring in computer science, computer engineering, information systems, chemical or mechanical engineering.
Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
Minimum 3.0 GPA.
Must have financial, determined by FAFSA.

Deadline
The T-Site Application is due February 14.

Contact
Dr. Susan Martin
Associate Director, Center for Women in Technology, UMBC
(410) 455-3109

For more information, visiwww.cwit.umbc.edu/tsite

Towson University at the Universities at Shady Grove - Endowed Scholarships

Benefits
The Molly Caitlin Counihan Endowed scholarship is awarded to one student entering the Towson University dual certification program in Elementary and Special Education at the Universities at Shady Grove.

Eligibility

Must be transferring from MC to the Towson at USG Education program.
Must have at least a 2.75 GPA.
Incoming junior or senior.

For more information, visit www.shadygrove.umd.edu/academics/undergraduate/education/info-bs-elem-ed/elem-sped

Washington Adventist University

Dean's Scholarship
$3,000 annually for students with a 3.2 and above GPA.

Founder's Scholarship

$1,500 annually for students with a 2.75 - 3.19 GPA.

For more information, visit www.wau.edu/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=92&Itemid=513

Florida International University


Benefits
$5,050 per year, renewable for one year.

Eligibility

At least a 3.0 GPA.
60 transferable credit hours.

Deadline

Priority transfer application deadline for fall: May 1. For spring: October 1.

For more information, visit admissions.fiu.edu/financial/scholarships_transfer.php.

West Virginia University


Benefits
Scholarships range from $500 to $2,000 per year and are awarded for four semesters.

Eligibility

At least a 3.0 transfer GPA.
Minimum of 15 transferable hours to WVU.

Deadline

Must apply by July 1.
No separate scholarship application required.

For more information, visit undergradscholarships.wvu.edu/transfer_scholarships

American University

Benefits
Scholarships range from $6,000 to $15,000 per year and are renewable for 2 years.
Eligibility
Transfer students with a GPA of at least 3.5 will be considered.
Students with 45 or more credits will have priority consideration.

Deadline

Fall applicants: March 1, Spring applicants: November 1
For more information, visit www.american.edu/financialaid/transferscholarships.cfm.

Mount St. Mary's University

Benefits & Eligibility
$8,000 per year with a 3.5 GPA.
$6,000 per year with between a 3.0 and 3.49 GPA.
$4,000 per year with between a 2.8 and 2.99 GPA.

Scholarships are guaranteed to students who meet the criteria.

Phi Theta Kappa members will receive an additional $2,500 per year.


Notre Dame of Maryland University

Benefits
$11,000 - $14,000 per year, renewable up to 3 years.

Eligibility

At least 30 credits.
3.2 GPA or higher.

Transfer students with a 3.7 GPA or Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society students may be eligible for a scholarship for half of their tuition.


Deadline

All applicants for admission are automatically reviewed for an award.

For more information, visit www.ndm.edu/admissions/financial-aid/scholarships/institutional.

Coppin State University

Gold Transfer Merit Award

Benefits

$1,500 per year, renewable up to 4 semesters.

Eligibility

Successful completion of at least 56 credits.
2.8 GPA or higher.

For more information, visit www.coppin.edu/info/200914/student_life.


Blue Transfer Merit Award

Benefits

$800 per year, renewable up to 6 semesters.

Eligibility

Successful completion of at least 25 credits.
2.5 GPA or higher.

For more information, visit www.coppin.edu/info/200914/student_life.

Goucher College


Benefits
$8,500 to $10,000

Eligibility

3.2 GPA or above.
Scholarships are renewable for up to six semesters.

Phi Theta Kappa
PTK students will be awarded $10,000 annually.



Frostburg State University

Benefits
Between $1,000 and $2,000 per academic year.
Available for up to six semesters.

Eligibility

Minimum of 30 transferable credits at time of application.
3.7 cumulative GPA.
Enrolled full-time at Montgomery College.

Deadline

Priority given to students completing the application for admission by March 1.

For more information, visit www.frostburg.edu/fsu/assets/File/ungrad/faid/pdf/Academic%20Scholarships%202011-12.pdf.


Frostburg State University Associates Degree Scholars Award

Benefits
$2,500 per academic year to be applied toward cost of education for up to two years.

Eligibility
Must transfer with an A.A., A.S., A.A.T. or certain A.A.S. degrees.
Must have at least a cumulative 3.0 GPA.

Deadline
Priority given to students completing application for admission by February 1. Recipients of the award must accept offer of admission by May 1.