Scholarships

  • Welcome to the Student Scholarship page. Listed are scholarships offered through Student Affairs.  Information on how to apply is forthcoming. 


    The Thomas H. Kiah Memeorial Scholarship

    Purpose:  To honor the memory of Dr. Thomas H. Kiah, as former principal of the Princess Anne Academy, father and friend. 

    Requirement  1: Grade point average of at least a 3.0 

    Requirement 2: Student must have been effective in the improvement of interpersonal relationships during the school year. 


    The John A. Wilson Scholarship

    Purpose:  To support annual scholarships for University of Maryland Eastern Shore students who demonstrate outstanding potential for leadership and service.

    Requirement 1:  Letter of application

    Requirement 2:  Unmet financial need document by Financial Aid


    UMES Parents Association Scholarship

    Purpose: Provide Student Scholarships

    Requirement: Student's parent must be member of the UMES Parents Association


    William H. Bannon Foundation Commuter Student Scholarship

    Purpose:  To assist commuter students attending UMES with educational expenses.

    Requirement:  Resident of the Eastern Shore of Virginia


    Sarah & Marshall Cropper Scholarship

    Purpose:  Provide need based funds for students.

    Requirement 1:  Need based

    Requirement 2:  Renewable with a 2.0 GPA to continure to qualify