Student Financial Aid

Scholarships for Graduate Students

The University of Maryland financial aid website is an excellent place for Graduate Students to find out how to meet their educational costs. As you browse our site, you will find information about applying for student financial aid, available aid programs such as loans and Federal Work-Study, and costs. In addition to these options there are many scholarship/ fellowship opportunities graduate student may apply for. Please find a listing of these opportunities through the Graduate School website.

Application Deadline: January 1, 2018

This site provides composite lists of both general scholarships and minority scholarships.


Application Deadline: January 1, 2017

Affording college and accompanying expenses can be tough (we’ve been there). With the continual increases in tuition costs, books, and cost of living, college students need all of the assistance they can get. Our scholarship fund was created to help qualifying students offset some of the expenses associated with improving their education.


Application Deadline: January 1, 2018

The APA is offering various grants, scholarships, awards, and fellowships to graduate psychology students pursuing doctoral degrees or graduate research. Additional fellowships and programs are also offered for minority psychology graduate students.

For deadlines please see the website:


Application Deadline: January 1, 2018

NMPDC Medical Accessions Department

The Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP) can provide tuition assistance for up to four years of school (two years for PA masters degree), a monthly stipend of $2,122, as well as all professional school required fees and expenses, books and equipment being paid by the Navy.


Application Deadline: December 15, 2016

This year, Berbay Marketing & PR will continue its support awarding another scholarship to a deserving student who demonstrates a high level of writing skill, academic excellence and creativity. The annual scholarship will be awarded to a single student working towards a degree in marketing, public relations or communications.

The deadline to submit is December 15th, 2016 by 5:00 p.m


Application Deadline: December 15, 2020 will award two $1,000 scholarships annually in each of the fall and spring semesters to students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree programs at any accredited United States college or university.

Deadlines are Dec. 15th and May 15th of each year


Application Deadline: December 31, 2099 was created to help meet the demand for qualified computer scientists in the workforce. We provide an in-depth overview of the field – including education – and serve as an introduction for the next generation of programmers, engineers and developers.


Application Deadline: December 21, 2016

Five Hundo is proud to announce the Entrepreneurial Scholarship for aspiring entrepreneurs who show the same passion, creativity, and character as the entrepreneurs interviewed on Five Hundo. We understand how difficult it can be for students to afford college with the rising costs of tuition, books, housing, and more, and we’re committed to playing a small role in helping students with the entrepreneurial spirit make ends meet.


Application Deadline: March 31, 2017

Vantage Point Recovery is offering our inaugural General Education and Mental Health Education Scholarship! We are dedicated to helping to support education specific to mental health.


Application Deadline: December 1, 2020

Enter to win a $1,000 scholarship or $1,000 toward your student loan payments from the Graduate Programs Foundation. Drawings will be held quarterly. To qualify, you must be a current graduate student, OR have completed graduate school within the last 5 years.


Application Deadline: January 1, 2018

Several scholarships are being offered for prospective undergrads, current undergrads and graduate students of Hispanic heritage. Award amounts range from $1,000 to $20,000. Deadlines vary.


Application Deadline: February 1, 2017

Injury Trial Lawyers, APC, a personal injury law firm in San Diego, CA, is offering a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring law student throughout the United States.


Application Deadline: August 1, 2017, out of Canton, Ohio, is providing a $1000 scholarship for working students to help pay for school. To apply, students must write an essay discussing the complexities of paying your way through college, explain how you are able to manage it, and describe what the process has taught you about personal and financial responsibility.


Application Deadline: December 31, 2016

The Kenneth P. Carp college scholarship is open to individuals who are planning to attend or currently enrolled in an accredited United States college or university. In order to participate, applicants must submit a 500-word essay answering the question provided. All students who plan on pursuing a course of study at a college or university for the school year of 2015-2016 are encouraged to apply.


Application Deadline: January 1, 2018

Kids' Chance is offering scholarships for students between the ages of 16-25, who have a parent that has been catastrophically injured or killed in an employment-related accident in Maryland. The parent's death or injury must have resulted in a substantial decline in the family income.


Application Deadline: December 15, 2016

Lance Surety Bonds Associates is offering an annual $1,500 scholarship available to all students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited college, university or trade school in the U.S. To apply for our scholarship, you have to submit an essay of minimum 500 words on one of the topics provided.


Application Deadline: December 21, 2016

As someone who’s started from nothing and grown a large, profitable wine import/export company, I have come to appreciate the passion and creativity of today’s entrepreneurs. This is why I’m proud to announce the Mike Asimos Entrepreneurial Scholarship – a yearly scholarship given to aspiring entrepreneurs who show the passion and creativity to make a true difference in the world.


Application Deadline: December 31, 2016

The Most Promising Logo Design Scholar will be awarded to one deserving applicant who: Has completed at least 1 year coursework in graphic or product design, branding or marketing Has demonstrated unique promise in logo design and developing visual identities


Application Deadline: December 31, 2016

Consideration for this scholarship will be based on many factors, including GPA, participation in extra-curricular activities, school organizations, community service, and mainly, the writing of a 500 to 1000 word essay.

Open to everyone except orthopedic surgeons.


Application Deadline: December 31, 2016

Golden Meadows Kennel is offering a $1,000 Annual College Scholarship! We are dedicated to helping students interested in general animal husbandry and/or pre-veterinary studies.


Application Deadline: January 1, 2020

It's possible to offset some of the costs of earning a public health degree by tapping into a variety of available public health scholarships. Application processes and award amounts vary from program to program, but students may apply for multiple scholarships simultaneously. This website provides various scholarship opportunities for students to be able to browse through and apply for.


Application Deadline: April 30, 2017

SaveBee Scholarship Program helps exceptionally talented and motivated students from developing the world and to overcome the biggest obstacles to education. We are glad to inform you that we are herewith conducting a scholarship program for the graduate students of the United States of America, so that the prize money of this scholarship program can be helpful for their financial assistance. All you need to do is, participate in this scholarship program and get the financial assistance you need.


Application Deadline: December 31, 2016

People complain about their skin every day. The complaints range from acne to visible scarring to hypersensitivity. Some complain about their pigmentation and others seem to notice that their skin is experiencing some premature ageing.we are offering a great scholarship opportunity to eager and needy university students in the United States of America.


Application Deadline: January 1, 2018

Various fellowships allowing for the opportunity to pursue independent research projects in association with members of the Smithsonian professional research staff.


Application Deadline: December 31, 2016

Matinée Multilingual specialise in voice-over and subtitle production and in the translation of audio, video and multimedia content, in over 80 languages. We understand the difficulties students experience at this time in their lives, with multiple expenses for books, transport, accommodation, food and maybe even the odd party! We would like to make life a little easier for one of you, and we are pleased to offer The Matinée Voice-over Scholarship application for 2016.


Application Deadline: December 15, 2016

One of the things that I’ve noticed since being involved in the Nutrition industry is that we need more people in the industry who care about providing the right health and nutrition information to the public.

I want to help out those who want to make a difference in this industry which is why I am offering this scholarship for three lucky people each year. I will be awarding each individual $5,000 which can be used towards tuition expenses and studies, in the field of health and nutrition.