Scholarship Frequently Asked Questions

  • When can students apply for scholarships?
  • How do students log in to apply for a scholarship?​
  • What are Supplemental Applications?
  • How do students receive confirmation of their complete and submitted application?
  • Are transcripts and/or recommendations needed?
  • How do scholarship recipients receive notification of award offers?
  • When are scholarship awards made?
  • Who selects scholarship recipients?
  • How do scholarship recipients respond to the award offer?
  • How are scholarship awards disbursed to the students account?
 

Tips for success.

  • Electronic applications are preferred; however, paper applications received by April 30 are given the same consideration. Only one form of submission is required. Contact the foundation office at foundation@cecil.edu or 410-287-1146 for a paper application.
  • The information you provide in your essay should explain your interest in the academic program you have chosen, your goals, and why you are requesting a scholarship. You may want to provide a brief description of your career plans, hobbies and other interests.
  • Under “community service”, provide all of the details regarding your involvement in any community organizations, including the organization name, dates of service and type of service provided.
  • All application material must be submitted to the Foundation office by April 30 in order to be considered for a scholarship.
 

The scholarship application will open January 1, 2017.​​