Foundation Scholarships

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The Cecil College Foundation provides scholarships to recent high school graduates as well as adult students. All current and future students of Cecil College are encouraged to apply for these scholarships.

About Foundation Scholarships

Each year, the Foundation provides numerous scholarships for tuition assistance and required textbooks for students through existing scholarship funds established by the generosity of our donors, as well as from funds raised directly by the Foundation.

How to Apply for Foundation Scholarships

Application Availability

Students are able to apply for Foundation scholarships for the upcoming academic year starting on October 1. A link to the online application will be made available on this page at that time and will be available through April 30.

Tips for Success

  • Complete and submit your application between October 1 and April 30.
  • 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 "Extracurricular and/or 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.

Additional Information

For additional information, read the frequently asked questions​. If you have any further questions, please contact the Foundation office at (410) 287-1053 or