Our Opportunities

Welcome HCC Students to the 2020-2021 HCCEF Scholarship Application!

The priority application deadline for scholarships is May 1, 2020. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis after the priority filing date until all funds have been awarded for the academic year, The last day to submit an application for the 20-21 Winter/Spring semester is January 29, 2020. You will only be notified if you are awarded a scholarship.

  • HCC Student ID numbers and HCC email addresses are required to submit an HCC Scholarship Application. Please click here to learn more about becoming a student at HCC.

  • The list of scholarship opportunities below are those that require students to meet specific criteria. All students that complete an HCC scholarship application will be considered for all scholarship opportunities, including those with general criteria.


    *To be considered for scholarships with general criteria, students must:
    Have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA at HCC or be enrolled in their first semester of credit courses
    Enroll in at least 6 required credits per semester
    Have a high school diploma or GED
    Be in good Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) status
    Declare an eligible area of study
  • A lot of scholarships also require that the FAFSA be completed. If you haven’t already, you can complete the FAFSA click here so you don’t miss out on any scholarship opportunities!
  • If this is the first time that you are using the HCC Scholarship website, you will need to sign up for a scholarship account. Please use the “Sign Up” in the upper right hand corner of this page. Once you have established an account, you can sign in to the scholarship website using the “Sign In” in the upper right hand corner of this page.
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Edward and Marcia Harris Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Edward Cripps Scholarship
Student with financial need. Students selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship committee.
Student with financial need. Students selected by Financial Aid Services...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Edward L. Waddell Scholarship
Student with financial need.
Student with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Elizabeth and Kenneth Lundeen Family Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational potential. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word essay...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Ellen M. Cherry-Delawder Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a single parent with dependent children. Preference given to students pursuing a program of...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a single parent...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Ellicott City Kiwanis Club Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has educational potential and is a Howard County resident. To be considered, students must submit...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Ellicott City Lions Club Scholarship-Business
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0, and is pursuing studies in Business or Computers. Student...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Ellicott City-Columbia Lions Club Scholarship- Athletics
HCC baseketball payers. Students selected by Athletic’s scholarship committee.
HCC baseketball payers. Students selected by Athletic’s scholarship...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Emerson and Celonia Walden Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational potential. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word essay...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Emily and Joseph Slunt Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0, is pursuing studies in Nursing, and is in the clinical...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Emily I. Kahlor Scholarship
Classical music majors. Students selected by Music Department scholarship committee.
Classical music majors. Students selected by Music Department...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Emily I. Kahlor Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in Classical Music.
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies EMJAY Engineering and Contracting Company, Inc. Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Endowment for the Arts
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.5 and is pursuing studies in Visual, Performing or Media Arts....
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Environmental Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.5, and who has environmental goals that have contributed to...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Eugene Weiss Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational potential. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word essay...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Eva Anderson Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in Dance.
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Evelyn and L.P. Bolduc Endowment
Student in Rouse Scholars program with financial need. Students selected by the Rouse scholarship committee.
Student in Rouse Scholars program with financial need. Students selected...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Evelyn M. Spohn Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0, is pursuing studies in Nursing, and is in the clinical...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Event EQ Entertainment
Entertainment Technology major.
Entertainment Technology major.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Family Foundation Howard P.R.I.D.E Scholarship
Howard P.R.I.D.E student with financial need.
Howard P.R.I.D.E student with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Family Foundation- Ambiciones Scholarships
Student in Ambiciones program with less than 30 credits left to complete program of study. Students selected by Ambiciones scholarship committee.
Student in Ambiciones program with less than 30 credits left to complete...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Family Foundation- Career Links
Career Links student. Students selected by Career Links scholarship committee.
Career Links student. Students selected by Career Links scholarship...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Family Foundation-Military and Veterans Scholarship
Active duty military and veterans with less than 30 credits to complete program.
Active duty military and veterans with less than 30 credits to complete...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Financial Aid Services Scholarship
Student with financial need. Student selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship committee.
Student with financial need. Student selected by Financial Aid Services...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Foundation Events General Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational potential. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word essay...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who shows educational...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Fourth Dimension Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in the Sciences or Engineering and must show financial need by filing the...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Frederick K. Schoenbrodt Honors Program Endowment
Students that are participating in the Schoenbrodt Honors Program can inquiry with the Director of the program about the separate application...
Students that are participating in the Schoenbrodt Honors Program can...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Freedom Consulting Scholarship
Technology-based program of study.
Technology-based program of study.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies GEICO Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 George and Eva Smith
STEM Scholars program participant. U.S citizen.
STEM Scholars program participant. U.S citizen.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Gerson L. and Frances P. Weinstein Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a military veteran who is a new student at HCC (Student must have submitted their DD214 to...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a military veteran...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Gilbane Company Scholarship
Construction management program major with financial need.
Construction management program major with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Global HVAC Scholarship
Student with financial need.
Student with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Goodman/Lentz Family Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to student enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program who demonstrate financial need.
This scholarship is awarded to student enrolled in the Dental Hygiene...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Gotugo Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Grainger Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in Construction Management. To be considered, students must submit the...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Greater Catonsville Dental Study Club Scholarship (Merit)
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.5 pursuing studies in Dental Hygiene.
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Greenbaum and Rose Associates Nursing Scholarship
For students demonstrating financial need, enrolled in the the Nursing program with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Students selected by the Nursing...
For students demonstrating financial need, enrolled in the the Nursing...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Greenway Foundation Scholarship for Silas Craft
Silas Craft Collegian program student with financial need.
Silas Craft Collegian program student with financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies GSA Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0, a second year student at HCC (30+ credits), and is a member...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Guzdar Family Music Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 3.0, who plays a musical instrument, piano preferred, and are...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies H.C. Economic Development Authority 3D Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing an Engineering or CAD (computer aided design) program of study and showss financial...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing an...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies H.C. Economic Development Authority Cyber Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing a cyber security, programming, infrastructure engineering, digital forensics and...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing a cyber...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies H.C. Economic Development Authority Scholarship AND Howard County General Hospital Rising Business Star Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a Howard County High School graduate, who can demonstrate their entrepreneurial spirit and...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a Howard County...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Hamel Builders Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0 and shows financial need by filing the FAFSA (Free Application...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Hamel Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of at least 2.0. To be considered, students must submit the required 500 word...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has attained a GPA of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Hans Marchand Endowment
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is an immigrant to Howard County from another country.
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is an immigrant to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Happily Ever Art Endowment- In Memory of Karen Michael Crawford
Visual arts major. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Financial need required. Students selected by Financial Aid Services scholarship committee.
Visual arts major. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Financial need required. Students...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Harkins Builders Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in the Construction or Engineering Programs, and shows financial need by...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021