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Did you know that Maryland is considered the wealthiest state in the nation? Having the highest median household income doesn’t mean that paying for college is any easier, though. That’s why scholarships for Maryland residents and students are a great addition to help pay for educational expenses. If you don’t currently live in Maryland, but you plan to attend one of its colleges, such as Johns Hopkins University, the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), or the University of Maryland (UM), you may also be qualified for these state-specific scholarships. From Baltimore to Cumberland, Annapolis to Salisbury, if you are a resident or plan to attend school in Maryland, you could add some free college dollars to your savings, too. Check out this directory of scholarships for Maryland students, and apply online today! For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award

This scholarship sweepstakes is open to U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are 16 years of age or older. Students must plan to attend or be attending an accredited, non-profit, four-year college or university located in the 50 United States, District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico.

Total: $2500 Awards:  11
Deadline:  March 31
2019

James G. Pulos Memorial Scholarship

This award is for full-time graduate and undergraduate students involved in the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) or of Greek heritage. Applicants must major in engineering, medical studies, or nursing and must be a resident of Virginia, Maryland, Connecticut, Deleware, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, or Washington, D.C..

Total: $2000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  March 31
2019

LULAC National Scholarship Fund

High school seniors who are Hispanic and residing in a state with a LULAC council are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 3.25 or higher and have an ACT/SAT score of 23/1100 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  120
Deadline:  March 31
2019

Unigo Superpower Scholarship 2019

This award is open to all U.S. students who are 13 and older and who are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall of 2025) in an accredited postsecondary institution of higher education. One scholarship winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 31
2019

Ada Gitomer Bloom Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students in Maryland who have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2019

BHD Endowed Scholarship Fund for Teachers

This award is available for permanent residents of Maryland with an interest in a teaching career. Candidates must have an undergraduate degree in the liberal arts, sciences or mathematics and be pursuing a master's degree in education.

Total: $2500 Awards:  10
Deadline:  April 1
2019

Harry Shapiro Chartiable Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate students from Maryland who have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2019

Jacob and Daisy Lee Scholarship

This scholarship is available for African American residents of Maryland who have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher. Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or professional education program in the U.S.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2019

JCS Amy Harris Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Jewish residents of Maryland who come from a single-family home and have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher. Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate program in the U.S.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2019

Kassap Family Scholarship for Teachers

The Kassap Family Scholarship is available for residents of Maryland who commit to teaching in the Maryland public school system.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2019

Lee August Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Jewish residents of Maryland who have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited undergraduate program in the U.S.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2019

Lessans Family Scholarship

This award is available to Jewish students who are are enrolled as an undergraduate in an accredited college, university or vocational school and whose family income is less than $90,000 per year. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or better, and have already applied for a Central Scholarship interest-free loan for the current year.

Total: $3500 Awards:  5
Deadline:  April 1
2019