Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Frederick Community College Foundation Scholarship Portal

Fall 2020 Application
April 1, 2020 – June 30, 2020

Steps which must be completed before applying for a scholarship:

1. You will need your FCC student ID number, FCC email address, and password.
2. Click “Sign In” in the upper right-hand corner of your screen to begin.
3. Complete and submit the General Application. (Did you know that completing the General Application may qualify you for multiple scholarships?)
4. You can also click on and complete any Special Scholarship Applications not covered by the General Scholarship.

If you do not have a Frederick Community College Student ID number or email address and password, please click here to apply for admission.

Award Notification:

1. You will be notified by FCC email approximately 15-20 business days after the application closing date if you are selected.
2. If you are not selected for an award, you will not be notified.
3. You may check the status of your scholarship application in your Blackbaud Award Management account.
4. If you are “Offered” a scholarship and wish to accept the offer, you must “Accept” the award in AcademicWorks (NOTE: You cannot accept the scholarship in PeopleSoft).

If you have any questions or need assistance completing the application, please contact:

Michael Thornton, Scholarship Program Manager
FCC Foundation
Annapolis Hall, Room 200A
301-846-2438
mthornton@frederick.edu
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500.00 Administrative Staff Association Scholarship
The intent of this scholarship is to attempt to fill in the financial resources gap for students who demonstrate financial need but do not...
The intent of this scholarship is to attempt to fill in the financial...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
Varies Albert H. and Etta F. Cohen HCTI Scholarship
A grant from the Albert H. and Etta F. Cohen Charitable Gift Fund of the Community Foundation of Frederick County. Grant is to be used as a...
A grant from the Albert H. and Etta F. Cohen Charitable Gift Fund of the...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2020
Varies American Association of University Women - Project Forward Step Scholarship
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Anne Slater Honors Award
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Barbara Lowery Memorial Scholarship of the Frederick Woman's Civic Club
A one-time award made by the Frederick Woman’s Civic Club (FWCC).A need-based merit award to go to an aspiring art student pursuing studies in...
A one-time award made by the Frederick Woman’s Civic Club (FWCC).A...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Brian and Robin Rippeon Scholarship Endowment
Brian and Robin Rippeon Scholarship Endowment established by Brian and Robin Rippeon in 2009: An eligible applicant is a Frederick County resident...
Brian and Robin Rippeon Scholarship Endowment established by Brian and...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Bruce McFadyen Memorial Scholarship
Bruce McFadyen Memorial Scholarship – established by Gloria McFadyen in 2013 in memory of her late husband: An eligible applicant is enrolled in 12...
Bruce McFadyen Memorial Scholarship – established by Gloria McFadyen in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Building Trades Scholarship (Deanne Knapp Fund for Building)
The recipient must be enrolled in a Building Trades course at FCC.
The recipient must be enrolled in a Building Trades course at FCC.
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Career in Education Scholarship
Career in Education Scholarship established by an anonymous donor in 2009: An eligible applicant is a Frederick County resident with 24 completed...
Career in Education Scholarship established by an anonymous donor in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Career Programs Scholarship
Career Programs Scholarship established by Dr. Robert Young in 2010: An eligible applicant is enrolled in any FCC degree or certificate career...
Career Programs Scholarship established by Dr. Robert Young in 2010: An...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Charles Eaton Athletic Scholarship
Charles Eaton Basketball Scholarship established by Dr. Carol Eaton in 2008 to honor her husband Lt. Colonel Chuck Eaton (USMC retired): An...
Charles Eaton Basketball Scholarship established by Dr. Carol Eaton in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$1,000.00 Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership Scholarship
Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership Scholarship established by the Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership in 2012: Recipient must be...
Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership Scholarship established by...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Chris and Mary Lee Matthews Family Foundation STEM Scholarship
Chris and Mary Lee Matthews Family Foundation Science & Engineering Scholarship – established by the Matthews Family in 2003: To be...
Chris and Mary Lee Matthews Family Foundation Science & Engineering...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Chris and Mary Lee Matthews Health Sciences Scholarship
Chris and Mary Lee Matthews Family Foundation Nursing Scholarship established by the Matthews Family in 2003: To be eligible: 1. Recipient shall be...
Chris and Mary Lee Matthews Family Foundation Nursing Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Chris Carr Fine Arts and Graphic Design Scholarship
This scholarship was created by Dolores A. Carr in loving memory of Christopher P. Carr. This scholarship is established to have Chris Carr’s love...
This scholarship was created by Dolores A. Carr in loving memory of...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Community Foundation of Frederick
Community Foundation of Frederick: Frederick County resident; open to all students enrolled for 6 credits or more
Community Foundation of Frederick: Frederick County resident; open to...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Culinary Arts Scholarship
Culinary Arts Scholarship established by Mrs. Shirley Richardson in 2012 to honor her husband, Barry, an alum and former teacher at FCC and her...
Culinary Arts Scholarship established by Mrs. Shirley Richardson in 2012...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 D.J. Moore Scholarship
D.J. Moore Scholarship established by Mr. and Mrs. Dward A. Moore, Jr. in 2013: An eligible applicant is enrolled full-time (12 or more credits...
D.J. Moore Scholarship established by Mr. and Mrs. Dward A. Moore, Jr....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 David D. Derse Endowed Scholarship for the Study of Laboratory Sciences
David D. Derse Endowed Scholarship for the Study of Laboratory Sciences established by James C. Derse and Mrs. Susan Lucas Derse in 2011: An...
David D. Derse Endowed Scholarship for the Study of Laboratory Sciences...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 E. Lynn and Betty M. Follin Scholarship
1. Scholarship recipient shall be a graduate of Brunswick High School or its successor, 2. Scholarship recipient shall be enrolled as a student...
1. Scholarship recipient shall be a graduate of Brunswick High...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Eleanor Gould Pearre Memorial Scholarship
Eleanor Gould Pearre Memorial Scholarship established by the Protestant Episcopal Orphan House Scholarship Fund in 1987: An eligible applicant is a...
Eleanor Gould Pearre Memorial Scholarship established by the Protestant...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Elizabeth Rau Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth Rau Memorial Scholarship established by Deborah Voso in 1997 to honor her mother: An eligible applicant is a Frederick County resident...
Elizabeth Rau Memorial Scholarship established by Deborah Voso in 1997...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Elizabeth Shuff Scholarship
Elizabeth Shuff Scholarship established by her estate in 1997: An eligible applicant is enrolled in six or more credits and has a minimum GPA of...
Elizabeth Shuff Scholarship established by her estate in 1997: An...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Emily Marie Duckworth Scholarship
This scholarship was created by Lisa Bedinger Duckworth and William E. Duckworth, Jr. in loving memory of their daughter Emily Marie Duckworth. The...
This scholarship was created by Lisa Bedinger Duckworth and William E....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 FCC Foundation Scholarship
FCC Foundation Scholarship established by the Foundation Board of Directors – Recipient must have successfully completed 12 credits at FCC ( 6...
FCC Foundation Scholarship established by the Foundation Board of...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$1,000.00 FCC Honors Scholarship
Applicants must be eligible to join the Frederick Community College Honors Program according to the guidelines stated in the FCC handbook: GPA...
Applicants must be eligible to join the Frederick Community College...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 First United Bank & Trust Honors Leaders Scholarship
First United Bank & Trust Honors Leaders Scholarship established by First United Bank & Trust in 2010: An eligible applicant for this merit-based...
First United Bank & Trust Honors Leaders Scholarship established by...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 FoodPRO Corporation Scholarship
FoodPRO Corporation Scholarship established by FoodPRO Corporation in 2004: An eligible applicant is a Maryland resident enrolled in Culinary Arts...
FoodPRO Corporation Scholarship established by FoodPRO Corporation in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Frank M. and Helen Elizabeth Erwin Scholarship
Frank M. and Helen Elizabeth Erwin Scholarship established by their estate in 2009: Enrolled for 6 six credits or more; GPA 2.0 or higher
Frank M. and Helen Elizabeth Erwin Scholarship established by their...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Frederick Air Inc./Ray Ashbrook Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Frederick Air Inc./Ray Ashbrook Memorial Endowed Scholarship established in 2009 by Steve and Judi Schmidt to honor former employee Ray Ashbrook:...
Frederick Air Inc./Ray Ashbrook Memorial Endowed Scholarship established...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$4,400.00 Frederick Community College Merit Scholarship
The Frederick Community College Merit Scholarship is a two-year scholarship awarded to one graduating senior from one Frederick County Public High...
The Frederick Community College Merit Scholarship is a two-year...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $4,400.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$4,400.00 Frederick Community College Post-Dual Enrollment Scholarship
The FCC Post-Dual Enrollment Scholarship is a one-year scholarship awarded to one graduating senior from a Frederick County Public High School who...
The FCC Post-Dual Enrollment Scholarship is a one-year scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $4,400.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Frederick First Faculty and Staff Opportunity Scholarship Endowment
The Frederick First Faculty and Staff Opportunity Scholarship Endowment established by FCC’s faculty, administrative and support staffs in 2010 as...
The Frederick First Faculty and Staff Opportunity Scholarship Endowment...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Frederick Medical Foundation Health Care Scholarship
Frederick Medical Foundation Health Care Scholarship established by the Frederick Medical Foundation in 1989: Students enrolled in health care...
Frederick Medical Foundation Health Care Scholarship established by the...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Frederick News-Post Scholarship
Frederick News-Post Scholarship established by the Randall Family in 1989: An eligible applicant is enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits and has a...
Frederick News-Post Scholarship established by the Randall Family in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$1,000.00 Frederick Singles
The Frederick Singles Scholarship is a one-year, need-based scholarship awarded to one graduating Frederick County Public High School senior from a...
The Frederick Singles Scholarship is a one-year, need-based scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Fredericktown Bank and Trust Scholarship
Fredericktown Bank and Trust Scholarship established by the Fredericktown Bank and Trust in 1989: An eligible applicant is enrolled in a minimum of...
Fredericktown Bank and Trust Scholarship established by the...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$1,000.00 Fredericktowne Rotary Robert K. Holter Memorial Scholarship
Fredericktowne Rotary Robert K. Holter Memorial Scholarship established by the Fredericktowne Rotary Club in 2009 to honor member Robert K. Holter:...
Fredericktowne Rotary Robert K. Holter Memorial Scholarship established...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 G. Frank Thomas Foundation, Inc.
G. Frank Thomas Foundation, Inc. established by the G. Frank Thomas Foundation, Inc. in 1991: An eligible applicant is enrolled in 6 or more...
G. Frank Thomas Foundation, Inc. established by the G. Frank Thomas...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
Varies General - Project Forward Step Scholarship
Single parents and displaced homemakers who are beginning or continuing their education in order to enter the workforce, increase their marketable...
Single parents and displaced homemakers who are beginning or continuing...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2020
Varies General Scholarship
General Scholarship – Open to all students enrolled for 6 credits or more; GPA of 2.0 GPA or higher.
General Scholarship – Open to all students enrolled for 6 credits or...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Grace Engelbrecht Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Grace Engelbrecht Memorial Nursing Scholarship established by John P. Engelbrecht in 1988: An eligible applicant is a U.S. citizen and enrolled in...
Grace Engelbrecht Memorial Nursing Scholarship established by John P....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce Scholarships
It is the intention of Donor to provide $1,000 annual scholarships for two (2) students according to the scholarship criteria described below. A...
It is the intention of Donor to provide $1,000 annual scholarships for...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 HCTI Scholarship
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Helen Smith Art Scholarship (Zonta Club)
Helen Smith Art Merit Scholarship established by the Zonta Club in 2011: An eligible applicant is a female student majoring in Art and enrolled...
Helen Smith Art Merit Scholarship established by the Zonta Club in 2011:...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Helen Staley Troxell Memorial Scholarship
Helen Staley Troxell established by her brothers in 1990: An eligible applicant is enrolled/currently accepted in the clinical component of the...
Helen Staley Troxell established by her brothers in 1990: An eligible...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Howard (Sonny) Miller & Earl Summers Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Howard (Sonny) Miller & Earl Summers Memorial Scholarship Endowment established by Dale and Beth Summers in 2009: An eligible applicant graduated...
Howard (Sonny) Miller & Earl Summers Memorial Scholarship Endowment...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 I Don't Need My Government Money Scholarship
I Don’t Need My Government Money Scholarship established by Matthew Lesko in 2011: An eligible applicant is enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits....
I Don’t Need My Government Money Scholarship established by Matthew...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Jack Cederloff Memorial Scholarship
Jack Cederloff Memorial Scholarship established by his wife, Pamela Cederloff, in 2007 – An eligible applicant is a Frederick County resident...
Jack Cederloff Memorial Scholarship established by his wife, Pamela...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020
$500.00 Jacob E. Engelbrecht Scholarship
Jacob E. Engelbrecht Scholarship established by Mr. Engelbrecht in 1990: An eligible applicant is enrolled is 6 or more credits and has a minimum...
Jacob E. Engelbrecht Scholarship established by Mr. Engelbrecht in 1990:...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline06/30/2020