Current Students

Whether you need to check your citation requirements, register for Academic Showcase or apply for scholarships, you've come to the right place. 

Scholarships

Apply for a Co-curricular Scholarship

Co-curricular scholarships provide financial assistance of $200–$500 to Scholars and citation earners to support active learning, such as research projects, for-credit internships, service-learning or global learning experiences. The application process takes place twice per academic year, around October and April.

For more information, contact Marilee Lindemann
Apply for the Martha and Ira Berlin Legacy Fund Scholarship

This scholarship provides awards to Scholars students who are seeking to expand their Scholars experience by participating in research, community service, internships or study abroad. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate that these activities are tied to a well-defined scholarly or creative project. The application process normally opens in the spring semester.

For more information, contact Marilee Lindemann
Apply for the Meghan Price Scholarship for Leadership and Public Service

Honoring the legacy and promise of Scholars Public Leadership alumna Meghan Price, this scholarship provides at least $1,000 for junior or senior students dedicated to leadership and service. The application process normally opens in the spring semester.

For more information, contact Marilee Lindemann

Awards

Apply for the Ira Berlin Writing Award

This Founders Circle Award honors a recent Scholars citation earner who has demonstrated excellence in academic writing as part of the Scholars curriculum, including colloquia, supporting courses, practica and capstones. The application process normally opens in late summer/early fall.

Apply for Berlin Writing Award
Apply for the Katherine McAdams Leadership Award

This Founders Circle Award honors a recent female Scholars citation earner who was an effective leader among Scholars during her freshman and sophomore years. The application process normally opens in late summer/early fall.
 

Apply for McAdams Leadership Award
Apply for the Beth & John Pattison Award for Creativity

This Founders Circle Award honors a recent Scholars citation earner who exhibited exceptional creativity that made a positive impact in College Park Scholars or the surrounding community during their freshman or sophomore year. The application process normally opens in late summer/early fall.

Apply for Pattison Creativity Award
Apply for the Peres Award for Study Abroad

This Founders Circle Award honors a recent Scholars citation earner with interests in international and global affairs, who demonstrates learning as a result of having studied abroad. The application process normally opens in late summer/early fall.

Apply for Peres Award
Apply for the Nancy & Ira Shapiro Excellence in Undergraduate Research

This Founders Circle Award honors a recent Scholars citation earner who has demonstrated excellence through a research project related to his or her Scholars program. The application process normally opens in late summer/early fall.
 

Apply for Shapiro Research Award
Apply for the Tri-Star Award

This Founders Circle Award honors a recent Scholars citation earner who exemplifies academic excellence, has contributed to their community in meaningful ways and values how diversity enhances learning. The application process normally opens in late summer/early fall.

Apply for the Tri-Star