2021 Application is open

Welcome! The 2021 application is now open. There are two steps to complete in order for your application to be reviewed. First, complete the application for the 2021 Bernie Award Scholarships by clicking this link. Second, complete the effectiveness survey. Be safe!

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BSAP Ranked #1 by College Consensus

College Consensus, a unique new college review aggregator, has recognizedBernie Scholarship Awards Program in a survey of the Top 5 Scholarships in Maryland. The ranking indicates that we are both an important contributor to making college more affordable and invested in students’ long-term success: https://www.collegeconsensus.com/scholarships/maryland/.  Withprospective students facing the increasing costs of higher education,organizations such as yours are an important contributor […]