Scholarship and Grant Deadlines


  Application Deadline Date

FAFSA or MSFAA                                                 March 1


Howard P. Rawlings Educational Assistance Grants



March 1


Howard P. Rawlings Guaranteed Access Grants


March 1

GA-I and GA-R: All required documents must

be received by Priority Deadline April 1 *

Final Deadline to submit ALL required documents

May 15


FAFSA or MSFAA filed March 2 or later



Edward T. and Mary A. Conroy and Jean B. Cryor Memorial Scholarship

Contact your financial aid office to apply by

July 15


Charles W. Riley Firefighter &Ambulance & Rescue Squad Member Scholarship


MDCAPS application and required documentation May 1


Jack F. Tolbert Memorial Grant

FAFSA  March 1 preferable

Contact institution for Tolbert Grant application information

Rolling deadline 



Veterans of the Afghanistan and Iraq Conflicts Scholarship(VAIC)

VAIC application and

all required documentation

 March 1


Graduate and Professional Scholarship

​File the FAFSA

Application deadline is determined by the institution



Part-Time Grant



 March 1st

Eligibility determined by the institution


2+2 Transfer Scholarship

FAFSA and 2+2 application

March 1 for priority consideration


Applications submitted after March 1st and by May 1st, accepted if funding available.

MD Community College Promise Scholarship

FAFSA or MSFAA by March 1.

Submit required documentation by July 15

Near Completer GrantNear Completer Application  Rolling Deadline

Delegate Scholarship

Delegate's Scholarship Application

 contact Delegate for application deadline


If OSFA awards for a Delegate the  FAFSA or MSFAA must be filed by March 1

Senatorial Scholarship

FAFSA or MSFAA should be filed by March 1

Senator's Scholarship Application

 contact Senator for application deadline


If OSFA awards for a Senator the FAFSA or MSFAA must be filed by March 1

Maryland Police Officer Scholarship

MD Police Officer Scholarship application and required documentation

 September 15, 2022

Richard Collins III Leadership Scholarship

FAFSA or MSFAA and Richard Collins application with required documentation for primary consideration April 1


For secondary consideration FAFSA or  MSFAA and MDCAPS Application with required documentation final deadline is July 15

Teaching Fellows for Maryland Scholarship


Teaching Fellows application and required documentation

April 1

Cybersecurity Public Service Scholarship Program


Cybersecurity application and required documentation

July 1

Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship

Applicants must contact their college financial aid office to apply and get deadlines.


Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant Program

FAFSA by March 1

Workforce Shortage application  and required documentation by July 1

Tuition Reduction for Non-Resident Nursing Students


Tuition Reduction for Non Resident Nursing Students application – Rolling Application

Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program (LARP)


Janet L Hoffman application and required documentation

 October 1

Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program for Foster Care Recipients

MLARP Application and required documentation

 December 1

State Loan Repayment Program (SLRP) and Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program for Physicians (MLARP)


Contact Maryland Department of Health for application.

Application Enrollment Opens: March 1

Application Deadline: April 15

Maryland Dent-Care Loan Assistance Repayment Program (MDC-LARP)


Contact Maryland Department of Health for application and deadline.


Tuition Waiver for Foster Care Recipients



Contact your financial aid office to apply

Tuition Waiver for Homeless Youth



Contact your financial aid office to apply

Community College Tuition Waiver for Students with Disabilities Receiving SSI or SSDI


FAFSA March 1

Contact your financial aid office to apply




Human Trafficking GET HELP

National Human Trafficking Hotline - 24/7 Confidential

1-888-373-7888 233733 More Information on human trafficking in Maryland

Customer Service Promise

The State of Maryland pledges to provide constituents, businesses, customers, and stakeholders with friendly and courteous, timely and responsive, accurate and consistent, accessible and convenient, and truthful and transparent services.

Take Our Survey

Help Stop Fraud in State Government

The Maryland General Assembly’s Office of Legislative Audits operates a toll-free fraud hotline to receive allegations of fraud and/or abuse of State government resources. Information reported to the hotline in the past has helped to eliminate certain fraudulent activities and protect State resources.

More Information