Scholars define their future through innovative approaches to study. UMBC is especially known for named seven scholars programs* – the Center for Women in Technology (CWIT) Scholars, Cyber Scholars, Meyerhoff Scholars (science and engineering), Humanities Scholars, Linehan Artist Scholars, Sherman Teacher Education Scholars and Sondheim Public Affairs Scholars. These competitive programs combine financial awards with special opportunities for advanced research, unique seminars, directed internships, study abroad and more.
The deadline for Fall 2018 Freshmen applicants has passed.
* With the exception of the Cyber Scholars Program and Sherman Teacher Education Scholars Program, the scholars programs are open only to incoming freshman applicants.