​​​​The Delegate Cullison Scholarship is offered to Maryland District 19 residents who plan to pursue a postsecondary credential full-time or part-time at a two-year or a four-year Maryland college, university, or private career school. It does not renew automatically and must be applied for annually.

Attention USG Campus Students: If you are a student at the Universities of Shady Grove campus, you must apply directly through USG. Please call 301-738-6023 or email and inquire about application process and deadline. I believe their priority deadline is June 30, but check with them.

MHEC Requirements (For more information, click here)

  • Students who attend/plan to attend community college, 4-year college, or graduate school within Maryland, unless you qualify for Unique Major status through MHEC or meets one of the other Out-of-State Exceptions.
  • Students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st ideally, OR the Maryland State Financial Aid Application (MSFAA).

Delegate Cullison’s Requirements:

  • Reside in District 19. To find out if you live in legsialtive district 19 check here. Your MHEC MDCAPS Account must have a legislative district 19 address.
  • Application Deadline: Our online Application opens annually in April and must be returned by June 1 (be sure to complete your FAFSA by March 1). Awardees will be informed via email. Priority given to undergrad students, attending Montgomery College or a Maryland state public university, first time degree seekers, first-generation college students, and are based on financial need according to your FAFSA/MSFAA EFC; awards range between $200 and $1,000. 

Other District 19 Legislative Scholarship Opportunities:

You are also welcome and encouraged to reach out to your entire District 19 team; we each have our own deadlines and processes so inquire in other offices to learn those details:

Additional Resources

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