Student Scholarships & Awards

MCPS Educational Foundation's primary goal for its student scholarships and awards is to fund students who are passionate about pursuing educational goals, and face opportunity gaps in achieving those goals.

MCPS graduating seniors who plan to pursue higher education are eligible to apply during application season. Certain opportunities have additional eligibility guidelines.

  • 2024 Scholarship Application Window: Closed
  • 2024 Scholarship Notification: April 2024

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These scholarships and awards are made possible due to the generous donations to the funds below.

Cesar Pie Cyber Defender Scholarship, Dr. Paul L. Vance Scholarship, Elise Lavidor Book Award, Gilles Driesman Scholarship, Joy Odom Mathematics Scholarship, Wilma Watkins Memorial Scholarship


Other Scholarship Opportunities

We encourage you to consider other scholarship opportunities and contact your high school's College and Career Center for support in finding funding to pursue your educational goals.