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:  Withprospective students facing the increasing costs of higher education,organizations such as yours are an important contributor […]

BSAP at the Volunteer Fair

It was a beautiful day on September 7 in downtown Rockville, Maryland for the Emmes Cares Community Nonprofit Fair. This event provides an opportunity for community nonprofits to share their mission and needs with the local community. It also provides a venue for nonprofits to provide community members with information on the ways they may contribute to each nonprofit, including donations of time, services, goods and funds.

MCDAF Contributes to BSAP

The Montgomery County Delta Alumnae Foundation, Inc. donated $2,500 to the Bernie Scholarship Awards program. Kimberly Hanson accepted the donation on behalf of BSAP at the MCDAF 2019 Annual Meeting and Impact Awards Celebration on June 30, 2019. BSAP greatly appreciates the donation and all of the community outreach that MCDAF performs every day.


Presentation of the 2019 WinnersDownload MORE ABOUT OUR 2019 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS 51 awardees composed of 33 prior awardees and 18 new 8 are completing high school and beginning college in 2019 41 women, 10 men Career Aspirations 13 medical field–pediatrician, neuro-surgeon, occupational therapist, 1 psychiatrist, 1 veterinarian 8 business, including one director of a nonprofit 15 computer science/IT, cybersecurity, software […]

From the BSAP Awards, Christ-Clemens Athiogbey

Hello my name is Christ-Clemens Athiogbey and I will be graduating from Springbrook High School on June 12th and will be attending University of Richmond in the fall. I have two sisters and a brother. My siblings have always motivated me to be the best person I can be and to always have goals. Having goals means you are truly […]

Tracee Matthias Recognized by MC

On May 15, 2019, BSAP Board Member Tracee Matthias was one of nine recipients awarded the Inaugural 2019 Excellence in Equity Award, presented by Montgomery College’s President’s Advisory Committee on Equity and Inclusion. Ms. Tracee Matthias embraces the goals of diversity, equity, and inclusion through her involvement with various groups and committees that are directly linked to the success of […]

2019 Awards Dinner Celebration

On Thursday, May 23, BSAP celebrated it’s 24th annual recognition of its Scholarship Awardees, awarding 51 deserving candidates. Chris Ullman served as emcee and joined Silvio Renzi, BSAP co-chair and awardees Christ Athiogbey, Whittney Carter, and Armoni Jackson as speakers of the event.