University of Maryland, Baltimore County would like to announce the openings of its amazing scholarship programs effective for the academic year 2020-2021. UMBC is come up with seven new scholarships that are competitive as well as beneficial. Taking part in these programs requires that candidates should have UMBC Campus ID. Applicants who take admission in any eligible course at UMBC will be granted their UMBC Campus ID within five to seven days after being enrolled. The scholarships’ award amount range from $5,000 to $22,000 per year.
The application process varies from one scholarship to another. UMBC Scholarships come with special opportunities for advanced research, unique seminars, directed internships, study abroad and more. These programs are designed to not only satisfy the financial need of students but prepare them for a successful professional life. The primary motive of the university behind offering such wonderful programs to students is to create a new generation of leaders who can serve society and country as well. Since these scholarships are considered to be competitive, it will be great for interested applicants to send their application as soon as possible to the university.
University of Maryland, Baltimore County is a great place where students are encouraged to learn more, solve problems, create new things, all while having fun. It is a dynamic and diverse public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. It is dedicated to offering its students with strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. In addition, this institution is known for making contributions to the economic development of the state and the region through entrepreneurial initiatives, workforce training, K-16 partnerships, and technology commercialization.
Have a look at this table that will help you get quick information about the scholarships:
|Organization||University of Maryland, Baltimore County|
|Amount||From $5,000 to $22,000 per year|
|Number of Awards||7|
|Application Deadline||January 15, 2021|
|Requirements||The common application, high school transcript, and standardized test score results.|
Who May Be Eligible
Eligibility requirements vary from scholarship to scholarship. However, the basic requirement is that the applicants must be applying for an undergraduate course at UMBC.
How to Apply
First of all, you will have to admit in any eligible undergraduate course at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County to be eligible for starting the application process of scholarships. Once you have been accepted into an approved course, you can apply through the online portal of each scholarship.
All candidates are required to send a common application, high school transcript, and standardized test score results.
- Center for Women in Technology Scholars Program – $5,000 – $22,000
- Cyber Scholars Program – $5,000 – $22,000
- Humanities Scholars Program – $5,000 – $22,000
- Linehan Artist Scholars Program – $5,000 – $22,000
- Meyerhoff Scholars Program – $5,000 – $22,000
- Sherman STEM Teacher Scholars Program – $5,000 – $22,000
- Sondheim Public Affairs Scholars Program – $5,000 – $22,000
The last date to send your application is January 15, 2021. After this date, applications will be not be accepted, so make sure your application reaches the university before or on this date.