Community Foundation Announces More Than $1 Million Available in Scholarships; Online Application Open March 1-31

FREDERICK, MD – March 1, 2023:  The Community Foundation of Frederick County’s online scholarship application for the 2023-2024 academic year is open March 1-31, 2023.

For the eighth consecutive year, more than $1 million in scholarship funds are available to students pursuing post-secondary education or vocational training. By completing one general application, students may qualify for more than 250 scholarships. The completed application must be submitted online by end of day on March 31, 2023.

Last year, Community Foundation scholarships supported 341 students and totaled $1.8 million.

Details about the scholarship program and the application can be found on the Community Foundation website at

Students about to complete their senior year of high school, students already enrolled in a trade school, college or university, and graduate programs, and nontraditional students over the age of 21 are eligible to apply. Scholarship criteria are established by the scholarship funds’ founding donors. Some scholarships do not consider financial need. All students are encouraged to apply.