Our Opportunities

Once you complete your General Application, you will be matched with scholarships for which you immediately qualify – no further action is required. To see a list of all scholarships, select “All” under “Opportunities.” All students who qualify will be automatched to these opportunities. Qualifying does not guarantee you will receive a scholarship.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Spring Dell Center, Inc. Richard "Dick" Gregory Memorial Annual Scholarship Fund
The Spring Dell Center, Inc. Richard “Dick” Gregory Memorial Annual Scholarship Fund. Recipient must be a Charles County resident. They must also...
The Spring Dell Center, Inc. Richard “Dick” Gregory Memorial Annual...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Bay Business Group Annual Scholarship
The Bay Business Group Annual Scholarship will provide financial assistance for tuition, fees, books and supplies to a CSM student who demonstrates...
The Bay Business Group Annual Scholarship will provide financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$600.00 Matthew W. Hancock Memorial Scholarship
Matthew W. Hancock Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship requires Charles County residency. Student must maintain a 2.5 GPA and must be a Music...
Matthew W. Hancock Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship requires...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00
Ended
$500.00 La Plata Student Association Kickoff Scholarship
CSM La Plata Student Association Kick Off Scholarship. Must attend three separate sessions of the La Plata Kick Off event. Signature must appear on...
CSM La Plata Student Association Kick Off Scholarship. Must attend three...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
Varies Gary Merrill Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Sigma Alpha Lambda Chapter Scholarship
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Sigma Alpha Lambda Chapter Scholarship. Must be a tri-county resident. Must be enrolled full-time. Must...
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Sigma Alpha Lambda Chapter Scholarship....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Fanny Louise Sullivan Sine Henderson Scholarship
Fanny Louise Sullivan Sine Henderson Scholarship. Must be a Charles County resident. Must be enrolled half-time. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must...
Fanny Louise Sullivan Sine Henderson Scholarship. Must be a Charles...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$0.00 Jane Hale Sypher Endowed Scholarship
Jane Hale Sypher Scholarship. Must be a St. Mary’s County resident for at least 5 years. Must be at least 25 years of age. Must possess a high...
Jane Hale Sypher Scholarship. Must be a St. Mary’s County resident for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$600.00 Nu Zeta Omega Scholarship of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Nu Zeta Omega Scholarship of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Must major in Teacher Education degree program. Must be a tri-county resident....
Nu Zeta Omega Scholarship of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00
Ended
$1,000.00 The International Systems Safety Society, Washington D.C. Chapter (ISSSWDC) Scholarship
The International Systems Safety Society, Washington D.C. Chapter (ISSSWDC) Scholarship Fund. The applicants must demonstrate academic excellence,...
The International Systems Safety Society, Washington D.C. Chapter...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Zonta Club of Charles County Scholarship
Zonta RAVE Walk Scholarship in Memory of Gayle A. Cooke. Must be a tri-county resident. Must have a minimum 2.0 GPA. Must possess a high school...
Zonta RAVE Walk Scholarship in Memory of Gayle A. Cooke. Must be a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies National Science Foundation--- STEM Scholarship
National Science Foundation—- STEM Scholarship. Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, national or refugee per the NSF guidelines. Must...
National Science Foundation—- STEM Scholarship. Must be a U.S. citizen,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies John "Junior" Harris Scholarship
The John “Junior” Harris Scholarship seeks to provide funding to College of Southern Maryland students pursuing credit and continuing education...
The John “Junior” Harris Scholarship seeks to provide funding to College...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies CSM Presidential Scholars Program
The Presidential Scholars Program at the College of Southern Maryland offers high-achieving Calvert County students the unique opportunity to...
The Presidential Scholars Program at the College of Southern Maryland...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,500.00 La Plata Rotary Club Trades and Energy Scholarship for Credit Students
Student must enroll in the Construction Management Associates Degree program at CSM. They must possess a high school diploma or its equivalent and...
Student must enroll in the Construction Management Associates Degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$500.00 CSM New Student Welcome Scholarship
CSM New Student Orientation Scholarship. Must attend three separate sessions of the Orientation event. Signature must appear on the sign-in from...
CSM New Student Orientation Scholarship. Must attend three separate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 McNelis Family Scholarship
McNelis Family Scholarship. Must major in Accounting. Must be a tri-county resident. Must be enrolled full-time. Must have a minimum 3.2 GPA.
McNelis Family Scholarship. Must major in Accounting. Must be a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies John "Junior" Harris Scholarship (Continuing Education Students)
The John “Junior” Harris Scholarship seeks to provide funding to College of Southern Maryland students pursuing credit and continuing education...
The John “Junior” Harris Scholarship seeks to provide funding to College...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
Varies Western Charles County Community Association, Inc. Scholarship for Workforce Development & Continuing Education
Student must be a resident of Charles County, with preference given to a resident of Western Charles County. Students need to enroll in select CSM...
Student must be a resident of Charles County, with preference given to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Travel Studies Annual Scholarship
The Travel Studies Scholarship Fund will provide financial assistance for the tuition costs associated with any travel studies course offered by...
The Travel Studies Scholarship Fund will provide financial assistance...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500.00 Jack Love Sprague Scholarship
The Jack Love Sprague scholarship is given to a student in good academic standing who is eligible to enter the 2nd year of study in the college’s...
The Jack Love Sprague scholarship is given to a student in good academic...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Faculty Senate Scholarship
The Faculty Senate Scholarship is awarded to qualified applicants upon approval by the Faculty Senate. Student nominees must have completed at...
The Faculty Senate Scholarship is awarded to qualified applicants upon...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Greater Waldorf Jaycees Foundation - CSM Foundation Scholarship
Each year the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Foundation and the College of Southern Maryland (CSM) Foundation award scholarships to Charles County high...
Each year the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Foundation and the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Greater Waldorf Jaycees Foundation - CSM Foundation Scholarship - Renewal
Each year the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Foundation and the College of Southern Maryland (CSM) Foundation award scholarships to Charles County high...
Each year the Greater Waldorf Jaycees Foundation and the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$5,000.00 Hank Willoughby Foundation, Inc. Scholarship
Hank Willoughby Foundation, Inc. Scholarship. Preference given to students demonstrating financial need. Must be a tri-county resident. Must have a...
Hank Willoughby Foundation, Inc. Scholarship. Preference given to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
Ended
$900.00 Adjunct Faculty Endowed Scholarship
Adjunct Faculty Scholarship (Endowed). Must be a tri-county resident. Must be enrolled at least half-time. Must have a minimum 2.25 GPA from high...
Adjunct Faculty Scholarship (Endowed). Must be a tri-county resident....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $900.00
Ended
$225.00 Adjunct Faculty Scholarship (Merit)
Adjunct Faculty Scholarship (Merit). Must be a tri-county resident. Must be enrolled at least half-time. Must have a minimum 3.25 GPA from high...
Adjunct Faculty Scholarship (Merit). Must be a tri-county resident. Must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $225.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Adrian Sutten Memorial Scholarship
Adrian Sutten Memorial Scholarship for students majoring in Science Technology, Engineering or Math program of study. Student must possess and...
Adrian Sutten Memorial Scholarship for students majoring in Science...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Advanced Vision Systems, Inc Scholarship
The Advanced Vision Systems, Inc (AVSI) Scholarship provides scholarship funds to a a resident of Charles, Calvert, St. Mary’s or Prince Georges...
The Advanced Vision Systems, Inc (AVSI) Scholarship provides scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Alvin and Amanda Stewart Scholarship
The Alvin and Amanda Stewart Scholarship is for CSM students who are pursuing a program of study in the trades, transportation or energy pathways....
The Alvin and Amanda Stewart Scholarship is for CSM students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Anna Mae Ziencik Hess Memorial Scholarship
Anna Mae Ziencik Hess Memorial Scholarship. Must be a tri-county resident. Must be at least 25 years of age. Must have completed 12 credit hours....
Anna Mae Ziencik Hess Memorial Scholarship. Must be a tri-county...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$830.00 Barbara Wheatley Memorial Scholarship
The Barbara Wheatley Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to students who have graduated from La Plata High School and possess a minimum GPA of 2.5
The Barbara Wheatley Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $830.00
Ended
varies Bernice Gottfried Memorial Arts Scholarship
Applicants to the Bernice Gottfried Memorial Arts Scholarship must major in Fine Arts. Must be a tri-county resident. Must have a minimum of a 2.5...
Applicants to the Bernice Gottfried Memorial Arts Scholarship must major...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$625.00 Bill Wood Memorial Spanish Scholarship
Bill Wood Memorial Spanish Scholarship. This scholarship will only cover cost of tuition, fees and books for Spanish classes offered at CSM. Must...
Bill Wood Memorial Spanish Scholarship. This scholarship will only cover...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $625.00
Ended
$500.00 Brad and Linda Gottfried Against All Odds Annual Scholarship
Brad and Linda Gottfried Against All Odds Annual Scholarship. For a student who has overcome a personal difficulty. Must be a tri-county resident....
Brad and Linda Gottfried Against All Odds Annual Scholarship. For a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$650.00 Brock Nikolas Guerrieri Memorial Scholarship
Brock Nikolas Guerrieri Memorial Scholarship. Must be a second year nursing student. Must be a Calvert County resident. Must have a minimum 3.0...
Brock Nikolas Guerrieri Memorial Scholarship. Must be a second year...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $650.00
Ended
varies Calvert Chamber of Commerce Endowed Scholarship
Calvert Chamber of Commerce Endowed Scholarship. Must major in Business related degree program. Must be a Calvert County resident.
Calvert Chamber of Commerce Endowed Scholarship. Must major in Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,100.00 Captain Billy Robertson Scholarship Endowed Scholarship
Captain Billy Robertson Scholarship Endowment Fund. Student must be a Tri- County resident and must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Student must also...
Captain Billy Robertson Scholarship Endowment Fund. Student must be a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,100.00
Ended
$1,800.00 Carolyn and Susan Holt Memorial Nursing Scholarship
The Carolyn and Susan Holt Memorial Nursing Scholarship is a need-based scholarship for students residing in the tri-county area. Students must be...
The Carolyn and Susan Holt Memorial Nursing Scholarship is a need-based...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,800.00
Ended
$1,025.00 Castles and Foundations Scholarship
Castles and Foundations Scholarship. Must be a St. Mary’s County resident. Must have a minimum 2.0 GPA in prior academic study and minimum 2.75 GPA...
Castles and Foundations Scholarship. Must be a St. Mary’s County...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,025.00
Ended
$2,100.00 Chaney Endowed Scholarship for Sustainable Land Use
Chaney Endowed Scholarship for Sustainable Land Use. Students must possess and maintain a minimum cumulative 2.75 GPA, must demonstrate financial...
Chaney Endowed Scholarship for Sustainable Land Use. Students must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,100.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Charles "Dick" Bailey Memorial Nursing Endowed Scholarship
The Charles “Dick” Bailey Memorial Nursing Endowed Scholarship will be awarded to a student residing in Southern Maryland with a 2.5 GPA who has...
The Charles “Dick” Bailey Memorial Nursing Endowed Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Charles County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
The Charles County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship provides scholarship funds to Charles County residents who are pursuing a business major....
The Charles County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship provides scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Charles County Nursing and Allied Health Programs Scholarship
Charles County Nursing and Allied Health Programs Scholarship. Must possess and maintain a 2.5 GPA . Preference will be given to those who...
Charles County Nursing and Allied Health Programs Scholarship. Must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Charles K. Walsh Memorial Scholarship
The Charles K Walsh Memorial Scholarship will be presented to a CSM student residing in Southern Maryland, possessing a 2.5 GPA. The recipient must...
The Charles K Walsh Memorial Scholarship will be presented to a CSM...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Charles Robert Posten Memorial Scholarship
The Charles Robert Posten Memorial Fund is for the sole purpose of providing financial assistance for students enrolled in select CSM Career...
The Charles Robert Posten Memorial Fund is for the sole purpose of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,750.00 Christopher Chinault Scholarship
Christopher Chinault Scholarship. Preference will be given to nursing students majoring in Respitory Therapy.
Christopher Chinault Scholarship. Preference will be given to nursing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,750.00
Ended
varies CLC Scholarship
CLC Scholarship Pays for costs of childcare at the Children’s Learning Center Parents must be full-time CSM students .
CLC Scholarship Pays for costs of childcare at the Children’s Learning...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$0.00 Clifford J. and Marion L. McAllister Endowed Scholarship
Clifford J. and Marion L. McAllister Endowed Scholarship is a need based scholarship. Student must be a CSM student requiring childcare to attend...
Clifford J. and Marion L. McAllister Endowed Scholarship is a need based...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Col. Mary R. Boyd Memorial Nursing Scholarship
The Col. Mary R Boyd Memorial Nursing Scholarship has been established for the purpose of providing financial assistance for students enrolled in...
The Col. Mary R Boyd Memorial Nursing Scholarship has been established...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended