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
Students are able to apply for Foundation scholarships for the upcoming academic year starting on October 1st. A link to the online application will be made available on this page at that time and will be available through April 30th.
All applicants must have a student username and password to submit a scholarship application. If you are a prospective student who hasn't gone through the admissions process, you can complete the admissions application online or contact the Admissions Office to apply to Cecil College and obtain your username and password. If you are a current student, but don't know your credentials, please contact the college help desk for password assistance at (410) 287-4357 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline to submit your scholarship application is April 30th. After you have submitted your application, you will be notified of any award and next steps by email to your college "chawk" account. Be sure to check your student email inbox often.
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.