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The College of Engineering and Information Technology administers scholarships through a common application. The COEIT Scholarship Application may be used to apply for one or more scholarships offered to students pursuing a major in the College of Engineering and Information Technology at UMBC.

In addition to completing the online application, a 2019-2020 FAFSA must be on file with UMBC Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships for consideration for any scholarships that require “demonstrated financial need” as a requirement for eligibility. A resume must be uploaded to your application. Your resume should reflect all applicable work history, research experience, community service, leadership experience, and awards. For resources on how to write a resume, please visit this site. Please have your resume prepared before starting the application.


The application for 2019-2020 academic year awards has closed. Students will be notified of award decisions in Summer 2019.

Award amounts vary and awards are contingent on the availability of funds for each academic year.

Scholarships included on the common application may include the following:

The Diane E. Wright Scholarship is administered through a separate application and is available only to CWIT Scholars.