The following scholarships are offered through USMH or external opportunities. You must apply to each scholarship separately. Our local Washington County community and alumni ambassadors are thoughtful donors who want to provide for the next generation of USMH graduates. 

Remember: If you are seeking traditional financial aid, you must apply through the institution to which you are accepted. If you want to apply for a scholarship, these are separate, individual applications from the items below. To see how to apply for financial aid through your university, visit the financial aid page. 

The USMH Scholarship

Awards for the 2023-2024 academic year consist of scholarships for students who are rising juniors or beyond and who are working toward a bachelor’s or graduate degree at USMH. Requirements include: A GPA of a B or better, junior status or 64 credits completed, a complete and timely application including all points listed below. Awards may be renewed twice. The awards may be used for tuition, fees, books or supplies and will be paid to the registrar of the USMH institution the awardee attends. All application materials must be submitted by April 15 each year to the USMH reception office.

The scholarship application is now online!

Click here to access the USMH application.

Click here to access the USMH / FSU Physician Assistant student application.

Kelly Regents Scholarship

The Regents Scholars Program is the most prestigious scholarship awarded in the University System of Maryland. The scholarship awards cover the entire cost of in-state tuition, mandatory fees, on-campus room and board as well as providing a stipend to defray other academic expenses. Regents scholars are selected on the basis of demonstrated academic ability as well as strong motivation, exceptional character and a record of extracurricular accomplishments. The Kelly Regents Scholarship for USMH may be awarded to a Maryland community college transfer student who has completed a minimum of 56 credits with a 3.8 or higher GPA, has demonstrated financial need, and has decided to pursue a full-time bachelor's degree through USMH.

External Scholarships

Several industries related to programs offered at USMH have scholarships tailored for students within that field.

Hospitality & Tourism Management:

Medical Programs: