The URS Wounded Warriors Scholarship Fund

The URS Wounded Warriors Scholarship Fund was created to provide scholarship support to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at UMUC who meet the following criteria:

  1. Demonstrated financial need
  2. Minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 for undergraduate students or 3.0 for graduate students
  3. Enrolled for at least 6 credits during the academic term for which the UMUC Foundation awards a scholarship under the Fund
  4. Status as an active-duty service member of any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces, or an honorably discharged or retired veteran of the same, or the spouse or dependent of an active-duty service member, in the following order of preference:
    1. Veterans with an injury or illness related to their military service, pursuing a BS in cybersecurity, MS in cybersecurity, or MS in cybersecurity policy;
    2. Veterans with an injury or illness related to their military service, pursuing a BS in computer and information science, BS in computer information technology, BS in computer science, MS in information technology: information assurance specialization, MS in management: information systems and services, MS in technology management: information systems and services specialization;
    3. Spouses or dependents of active-duty service members with an injury or illness related to their military service, pursuing a BS in cybersecurity, MS in cybersecurity, or MS in cybersecurity policy;
    4. Any Veteran pursuing a BS in cybersecurity, MS in cybersecurity, or MS in cybersecurity policy;
    5. Spouses or dependents of any active-duty service member, pursuing a BS in cybersecurity, MS in cybersecurity, or MS in cybersecurity policy;
    6. Any Veteran pursuing a BS in computer and information science, BS in computer information technology, BS in computer science, MS in information technology: information assurance specialization, MS in management: information systems and services, MS in technology management: information systems and services specialization;
    7. Spouses or dependents of any active-duty service member, pursuing a BS in computer and information science, BS in computer information technology, BS in computer science, MS in information technology: information assurance specialization, MS in management: information systems and services, MS in technology management: information systems and services specialization.