The Community Foundation of Washington County MD, Inc. works with families, friends and organizations to create lasting legacies through endowed scholarship funds that can make awards forever. You can create a scholarship to memorialize or honor someone, celebrate your alma mater or promote a chosen career field. The creation of a scholarship fund can affect the donor as much as the recipient.

The Community Foundation of Washington County MD offers more than 30 scholarships. Applications are typically made available in January of each year with deadlines in April. Each scholarship has its own criteria and deadline, so please check each individual scholarship for specifics. Please contact Kristy Smith, programs and donor relations manager at (301) 745-5210 for any questions.

To browse scholarships and/or apply, read through our Scholarship List.

For additional scholarship opportunities in Washington County, Maryland, check out the Washington County Scholarship website at

Barbara Ingram scholarship winner