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 foundational scholarship process, you may be able to earn one of more or our 100+ scholarships. We awarded more than $8 million in scholarship funds to students last year.

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 if you can receive scholarships offered by UMUC.

Learn about our scholarship for Maryland community college graduates.

Find out if you qualify for this scholarship for graduate students.

Find answers to frequently asked questions about scholarships at UMUC.

Military Scholarships and Financial Assistance Programs

Find out about the scholarship program that supports volunteer caregivers.

Student veterans: Apply for financial assistance from the Veterans Assistance Fund.

Earn a scholarship to support a master's 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: