Howard P. Rawlings Guaranteed Access (GA) Grant
The Howard P. Rawlings Guaranteed Access (GA) Grant provides an award from the State of Maryland which, when combined with the Federal Pell Grant and the Expected Family Contribution (EFC), will help cover the cost of full-time study at a Maryland college or university.
Current high school seniors who will complete a college preparatory program or a student who graduated prior to the current academic year who provides written documentation explaining why they were unable to attend college within one year of graduating from high school. All majors are eligible. You and your parents (if you are a dependent student) must be Maryland residents. You must enroll at a two-year or four-year Maryland college or university as a full-time (12+ credits per semester; audited courses cannot be used to reach the minimum credit hours required for full-time status), degree-seeking, undergraduate student, and you must demonstrate financial need. All applicants must have a minimum, unweighted cumulative 2.5 high school grade point average (GPA) and meet specific income requirements.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $17,900
Essay required: Yes