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General Information

Name Edward T. Conroy Memorial Award
Number of Awards
Award Value $8,650
Award Type Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications Until July 15
Renewable
Scholarship Links More Information
Application

Contact Information

Contact
Office of Student Financial Assistance
Maryland Higher Education Commission
839 Bestgate Rd.
Suite 400
Annapolis, Maryland 21401-3013
Phone (800)974-1024
Fax
Email osfamail@mhec.state.md.us

Scholarship Description

Who may apply: Current high school seniors, full-time and part-time, degree-seeking undergraduates and graduate students.
How to apply: Complete and file an Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship application.
When to apply: Applications are available in June. Deadline is July 30.
Eligible majors: All majors are eligible.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
You must be a Maryland resident to apply, with the exception of a spouse, son or daughter of a Maryland State or local public safety employee killed in the line of duty.

You must enroll at a two-year or four-year Maryland college or university, as a full-time or part-time, degree-seeking undergraduate or graduate student or attend a private career school. You must be: the son or daughter of a member of the United States Armed Forces who died as a result of military service or who suffered a service connected 100 percent permanent disability as result of military service; a veteran who suffers a service-connected disability of 25 percent or greater, as a result of military service, and has exhausted or is no longer eligible for federal veterans’ educational benefits; the son, daughter, or surviving spouse of a victim of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks who died as a result of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, the attack on the Pentagon in Virginia, or the crash of United Airlines Flight 93 in Pennsylvania; a POW/MIA of the Vietnam Conflict or his/her son or daughter; the son, daughter or surviving spouse (who has not remarried) of a state or local public safety employee or volunteer who died in the line of duty or who was 100 percent disabled in the line of duty; or a state or local public safety employee or volunteer who was 100 percent disabled in the line of duty.

NOTE: The public safety employee or volunteer must have been a resident of Maryland at the time of death or when declared 100 percent disabled. A veteran applicant must have a disability of 25 percent or greater and have