University of Maryland University College is committed to helping you make your dream of a college degree attainable and affordable. To that end, we offer a variety of scholarship opportunities. Through our universal application scholarship process, you may be able to earn one of more or our 100+ scholarships. We award more than $6 million in scholarship funds each year to more than 3,500 students.

Plus, you may be eligible for one or more of our unique scholarship opportunities, such as the Maryland Completion Scholarship or the Pennsylvania Completion Scholarship, aimed toward community college graduates. With our Scholarship Finder, you can see if any of UMUC's scholarship opportunities apply to you.

Please note: The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, known as the FAFSA, is required for most scholarships offered by UMUC. Make sure you complete the FAFSA early.

Scholarship Opportunities at UMUC

Find out how Maryland community college graduates can qualify for the Completion Scholarship.

Pennsylvania students: Find out if you're eligible for the a special scholarship just for residents of Pennsylvania.

Get a head start on your degree in summer 2017 and you could save up to $1,000.

Get a head start on your degree in fall 2017 and you could save up to $1,000.

If you've earned a degree or certificate from UMUC, you may be eligible for a scholarship of up to $1,000 toward an MBA or cybersecurity master's degree.

Scholarships and Financial Assistance Programs for Military-Affiliated Students

Learn about the scholarship program that supports volunteer caregivers of recovering servicemembers and veterans.

Our student veterans can apply for financial assistance from the Veterans Assistance Fund.

Find out how UMUC can help make it easier for you to earn a master's degree in management at Joint Base Lewis-McChord.

How Can a Scholarship Help You?

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Alumna Victoria Kelly discusses how scholarships made her degree more attainable and inspired her to dream big for her children.

Third-Party Scholarships

In addition to applying for the scholarships administered by UMUC, we encourage all students to investigate private scholarship opportunities. You can easily find these opportunities via several free websites that search databases of available scholarships: