Real Students, Real Success

"The Stancill's Scholarship and Cecil College has given an older adult like myself an excellent opportunity to go back to college. Cecil College has many new and motivating classes and the Professors bring so many life experiences into the classroom making the classes here at Cecil not only educational but interesting"

Deanna Farley


How to Apply for a Foundation Scholarship

Thank you for your interest in Cecil College. Each year the Cecil College Foundation provides numerous scholarships for tuition assistance and required textbooks for Cecil students through existing scholarship funds established by the generosity of our donors, as well as from funds raised directly by the foundation. Tuition awards range from one hundred dollars to full tuition and fees.

We provide scholarships to recent high school graduates as well as adult students. All current and future Cecil students are encouraged to apply for a scholarship. Simply submit one on-line application to be eligible for foundation scholarships.

Note: you must have a Cecil College student ID number to submit a scholarship application. Please visit or contact our admissions office at or 410-287-1006 to obtain a Cecil ID.

Scholarship Application Process

The application period for the upcoming academic year begins January 1 and ends April 30. Please visit to apply.

  • Once you have your student ID number, simply complete the on-line application to be eligible for all foundation scholarships.
  • When completing the short essay section of the application, please include your major, academic achievements or awards, community involvement, hobbies, sports, or other interests.
  • Students will be notified of any award by the end of June.
  • For additional information, please read the Frequently Asked Questions, or contact the foundation office at or 410-287-1053.

Apply Online for a Foundation Scholarship