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 or more of 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 UMUC NE Tri-State Scholarship. 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.

Get a head start on your degree in fall 2018 and you could save up to $1,000.

You could earn a scholarship of up to $1,000 toward a master's.

Learn about our scholarship for Maryland community college graduates.

Learn about a scholarship for Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware residents.

Find answers to frequently asked questions about scholarships at UMUC.

Military Scholarships and Financial Assistance Programs

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.

Find out about the scholarship program that supports caregivers.

NMFA members: Find out about a scholarship worth up to $1,500.

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:

Learn How Much Your Degree May Cost

The Time and Tuition Estimator provides estimated tuition and fees based on your program of interest and tuition rate. You can calculate potential savings with transfer credits, scholarships, grants, tuition assistance, and employer discounts. Plus, you can estimate your graduation date. Get your estimate today.