Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship opportunities will be posted as they are submitted into the office: visit the Office of Financial Aid Kiosk for the most recent opportunities.

2015 CIAA / Food Lion / Coca-Cola® Scholarship Contest

Submit a 500-700 word essay on "How has your CIAA school influenced your perspective on life or view of the world?," then go to to submit your entry.

Grand Prize

Four winners will receive a $5,000 scholarship grant, plus two tickets to the CIAA tournament on February 27-28, 2015, with two nights hotel accommodations and $500 for travel expenses.

First Place Prize

15 first place winners will receive a $1,000 scholarship grant.

Contest Period

Essays may be submitted beginning on 1/12/15 at 12:00:00 am Eastern Time (ET) through 11:59:59 pm (ET) on 1/31/15. Go to to submit your entry. See the official rules here.

 University of Maryland AA-I Scholarship

The Executive Committee of the University of Maryland Alumni Association-International, Inc.(AA-I) announces that they will fund a $4,000 Scholarship for the 2015-16 school year to each University System of Maryland campus.

Each campus is responsible for advertising the scholarship, reviewing and selecting recipient(s) based on the criteria set forth by AA-I in the documents below. All requested documents must be mailed/e-mailed to Audra Whitelock ( by May 1, 2015.  

Please address all questions to Audra Whitelock at