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Creating a Path to Higher Education with Scholarships and Financial Aid
Central Scholarship empowers Maryland students by providing scholarships and interest-free loans to help fund the financial gap between high school and post-secondary education. We educate students about college affordability, and advocate for public policy to improve access to college and career training for low-income students. Central Scholarship is proud to award 300 deserving students with more than $1 million per year in scholarships and financial aid, removing barriers to education and offering these students a lifetime of economic opportunity and mobility.
It’s that time of year where many students are beginning to think about financing their future college education. Central Scholarship […]Learn More
This month, Abby Case, our Annual Fund and Stewardship Manager had the pleasure of chatting with Ben-oni (Ben) Vainquer. Ben grew up in Silver Spring, MD, and became a Central Scholarship recipient last year. He is a rising sophomore at Northeastern University in Boston, MA.Learn More
Chris is a rising sophomore at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), majoring in Environmental Science. “As a first-generation college student, one of my biggest concerns was how I was going to afford school. Being a scholarship recipient has helped take some of that pressure off and allowed me to focus on my education.”Learn More