July 13, 2020 | Staff Writer

Eight MCPS Students Awarded College-Sponsored Scholarships

Eight Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students have received college- and university-sponsored scholarships in the final round of awards from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Each sponsoring college or university selected scholarship winners from among finalists in the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. These awards provide between $500 and $2,000 annually for up to four […]

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February 21, 2020 | Sheila Ogilvie

BLOG: Scholarship Opportunities

The Patuxent River (MD) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated Announce Four 2020 Scholarships. Deadline for All Spring 2020 Scholarship Applications: Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. EST on March 15, 2020. To apply go to to access the PRC Universal Scholarship Application. For questions, contact Mechelle D. Johnson-Webb at Delegate Pam Queen and […]

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May 6, 2019 | Staff Writer

Fifteen MCPS Students Awarded Corporate-Sponsored National Merit Scholarships

Fifteen Montgomery County Public Schools seniors from seven high schools have been awarded corporate-sponsored National Merit Scholarships. These scholarships, which range from $500 to $10,000 per year, are financed by corporations, company foundations, and other business organizations. The students are among more than 1,000 seniors nationwide to be selected as part of the 64th annual […]

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September 14, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Students Awarded Thousands in Scholarships During Maryland Hispanic Gala

Dozens of students were awarded $2,000 in scholarship money during the Sixth Annual Maryland Hispanic Gala held at the Fillmore in Silver Spring. The Maryland Hispanic Gala Kicks off National Hispanic Heritage Month observed from September 15 until October 15. Hear more in the video below:

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July 3, 2018 | Staff Writer

$364.4 Million in College Scholarships Awarded to MCPS Grads

At least $364.4 million have been awarded in college scholarships to MCPS graduates of the Class of 2018, over $14 million more than last year. The total value of scholarships earned is expected to be even higher after all final data is gathered over the next few weeks. Graduates received scholarships and awards for outstanding academic performance, […]

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December 16, 2017 | Laura Rowles

Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber Awards $6,000 in Scholarships and Raises Another $27,250

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) is proud of its Montgomery College Scholarship Program. Our local economy relies on an educated workforce. The Chamber Scholarship provides financial assistance to Montgomery College students pursuing higher education. Each year, with the help of its donors, the Chamber awards students Montgomery College Scholarships at its Annual Celebration Dinner […]

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June 22, 2017 | Staff Writer

Gaithersburg Awards Ten CHARACTER COUNTS! Scholarships

Ten inspiring high school seniors were selected to receive a total of $9,750 in scholarship funds for the 2017-2018 academic year through the W. Edward Bohrer, Jr. Memorial CHARACTER COUNTS! Scholarship program. Presented in partnership with the W. Edward Bohrer Memorial Fund, Chipotle, City of Gaithersburg Student Union, Gaithersburg Rotary Foundation, Lakeforest Shopping Center, Montgomery […]

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February 8, 2017 | Staff Writer

For the Love of Theatre (VIDEO)

Thespians and drama department students from 13 middle and high schools gathered this month at James Blake High School to hone their skills and share their talents at the sixth annual MCPS Theater Festival. MCPS-TV has the story, below:

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November 28, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

COTSA Raises $30,000 in Scholarships

COTSA, a nonprofit made of up more than 21 Salvadoran communities hosted their Seventh Annual Anniversary Gala in Silver Spring. This event is a way for residents representing the various communities in El Salvador to raise scholarship money for students in their hometowns. “Usually we start paying tuition over there when you go to high […]

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September 26, 2016 | Staff Writer

MC EFCU Awards Maryland Hispanic Achievement Scholarship to Montgomery College Student (PHOTOS)

The Montgomery County Employees Federal Credit Union (MC EFCU) honored two college students with the Maryland Hispanic Achievement Scholarships at this year’s County Executive’s Hispanice Gala. Montgomery College student Jacqueline Medina and Community College of Baltimore County Mareine Mbengang were awarded the scholarships. 50 other scholarships were also presented at the gala this year to […]

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