Maryland State Higher Education Commission/Tuition Waiver for Foster Care Recipients

Applicant must be a high school graduate or GED recipient and under the age of 21. Must either have resided in a foster care home in Maryland at the time of high school graduation or GED reception, or until 14th birthday, and been adopted after 14th birthday. Applicant, if status approved, will be exempt from paying tuition and mandatory fees at a public college in Maryland.

Award Information

Award Amount
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
March 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Maryland
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Maryland
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director
Maryland State Higher Education Commission
Address
839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400
City, State, Zip
Annapolis, MD , 21401-3013
Telephone
(410) 260-4558
E-mail
rparker@mhec.state.md.us
Website
Website

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