Academic Scholarships

Scholarships

The Martha and Ira Berlin Legacy Fund Scholarship

The Martha and Ira Berlin Legacy Fund Scholarship provides awards to College Park Scholars students who have demonstrated academic excellence and an interest in expanding their Scholars experience by participating in research, community service, internships, or study abroad. Awards are for $1000 to $3000, depending on the level of need and the type of activity undertaken. Download the Berlin Legacy Fund Scholarship guidelines and application. 

Co-Curricular Scholarship

The College Park Scholars Co-Curricular Scholarship provides financial assistance to current Scholars and Scholars citation earners who can benefit from support for participation in active learning activities related to their Scholars curriculum, including travel-study experiences, research projects, student leadership development opportunities, for-credit internships, or service-learning initiatives. 

Awards are for $200 to $500, depending on the type of activity undertaken. The deadline for summer- or fall-semester experiences is March 15. The deadline for winter-term or spring-semester experiences is October 15. Apply for the College Park Scholars Co-Curricular Scholarship. 

Meghan Price Scholarship for Leadership and Public Service

The Meghan Price Scholarship Award for Leadership and Public Service honors legacy and promise of Scholars Public Leadership alumna Meghan Price with an annual $1,000 award for one junior or senior student dedicated to leadership and service.  

Nominations may be made by any member of the College Park Scholars community, including faculty, staff, instructors, Resident Life officials, and students. Self-nominations are encouraged. Download Meghan Price Scholarship application. 

Academic Awards

Citation Awards

Each year, a selection of students who recently earned their Scholars citation are honored with Outstanding Achievement and Outstanding Citizenship Awards for exceptional performance in academics or contributing significant time, effort, and support to the Scholars community. Citation Awards involve a nomination, review, and selection process.

Founders Circle Awards

Each year, six students who recently earned their Scholars citation are honored for exemplifying the founding ideals and values of College Park Scholars. Awards involve a nomination, review, and selection process. Download applications below (PDF).