Maryland Hope Scholarships

Three different scholarships are offered: Science and Technology, Maryland Teacher, and the General Hope. These scholarships require that students major in a specific major and attend college in Maryland. Awards are $3,000 to $5,000/yr for up to 4 years. Students are required to work in Maryland a year for each year they receive the scholarship or pay the money back. Forms and information are available in the College & Career Center. There are GPA requirements and A FAFSA MUST be filed in order to qualify for some of these scholarships.

More Resources - Many for Minority Students

More Scholarships

  • Actuary Scholarships for Minority Students
  • American Chemical Society Scholarships
  • American Geological Institute Minority Geoscience Student Scholarship
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Political Science Assoc Minority scholarship list
  • Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program
  • Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
  • The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta
  • Engineering for Minorities
  • International Education Financial Aid
  • Jack Kent Cook Foundation Graduate Scholars Program
  • John L. Carey Accounting Scholarship
  • Kaiser Media Internships in Health Reporting
  • LGBT Scholarships
  • Microsoft Scholarships (for computer related degrees)
  • Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship
  • National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant
  • Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
  • Students of Color Scholarship
  • Unmet Need Scholarship
  • USA Funds

African American

  • Herbert Lehman Education Fund
  • Black Excel Scholarship Gateways
  • Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
  • Dr. James M. Rosin Scholarship
  • Fisk Premedical Summer Institute / Minority Medical Education Program
  • General Mills Technology Scholars Award
  • Law School: MCCA Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship Program
  • NAACP Earl Warren Shearman and Sterling Law School Scholarship
  • NAACP Scholarships: Earl G. Graves Scholarship, Agnes Jones Scholarship, Lillian and Samuel Sutton Scholarship, Roy Wilkins Scholarship, and the Hubertus W.V. Williams Scholarship
  • National Association of Black Journalists
  • National Black Police Association
  • National Society of Black Engineers Scholarship List
  • Sallie Mae Fund American Dream Scholarship
  • Siemens Teacher Education Scholarship Program
  • Spieler, Rhea and Louis Scholarship Program
  • UNCF Merck Science Initiative
  • United Negro College Fund


  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund (also for college students)
  • Adelante US Education Leadership Fund
  • Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (Congressional Internship)
  • First in My Family Scholarship Program
  • Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • Hispanic Internship Program
  • La Unidad Latina Foundation
  • Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund
  • National Association of Hispanic Journalists
  • Salvadoran American Leadership and Education Fund