Category Archives: Student Scholarships

A Swanky Party for You, Scholarships for Students

This year’s 9th Annual Wine Tasting and Silent Auction, hosted at the George Peabody Library, is more than just good food and fine wine: Your attendance and participation in the auction will benefit the Alumni Association Scholarship for current UMBC … Continue reading

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Third Annual Scholarship Luncheon

Tomorrow marks the third annual Scholarship Luncheon celebrating donors and their contribution to support our UMBC students. This yearly meet-and-greet event is a great opportunity for donors to get to know the scholarship recipients and understand just how big an … Continue reading

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We love our donors!

It’s Valentine’s Day, and love is in the air! For all of us here at UMBC, it’s a great day to tell you, our donors, how much we appreciate you and all that you do for UMBC. When you give … Continue reading

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Student Scholarship Q&A: Kaitlyn Golden, psychology

Every so often, we highlight the importance of student scholarships by introducing you to the very students they help to succeed. Today, we’re featuring Kaitlyn Golden, a senior psychology major who is also a Shattuck Family Entrepreneurial Scholarship recipient. This … Continue reading

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Time to hit the books!

The weather may be wintery, but it’s time for the spring semester here at UMBC! This week, classes kicked off and students poured back onto campus. As they settle down to the business of studying and creating and making, we wanted … Continue reading

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UMBC Stands Out in the Crowd

Stroll near The Commons on most weekdays and you’ll see tables piled high with tasty baked goods. The students at these tables are asking for help – spare change, really – to fund their clubs’ latest and greatest pursuits in … Continue reading

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Student Scholarship Q&A: Polly Muangrat, Information Systems and English Literature

Every so often, we highlight the importance of student scholarships by introducing you to the very students they help to succeed. Today, we’re speaking with Polly Muangrat, information systems and English literature, who recently received the Aol Advertising.com Scholarship. Name: … Continue reading

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Morningstar ’15 Recipient of Newcombe Scholarship

Natalie Morningstar, a junior majoring in Computer Engineering, has been awarded a Charlotte Newcombe Foundation Scholarship. The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation is an independent foundation begun in 1979 by the estate of Mrs. Newcombe, a Philadelphia philanthropist.  Since 1981, the Foundation … Continue reading

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Roger and Pat Dubois: Continuing a Legacy of Education

Roger and Pat Dubois have spent their lives in service to others. For 30 years, while Dr. Dubois shaped young minds in UMBC’s Geography and Environmental Systems department, his wife trained respiratory therapists down the street at St. Agnes Hospital. … Continue reading

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Scholarship Q&A: Liz Winters, Newcombe Scholar

Every so often, we highlight the importance of student scholarships by introducing you to the very students they help to succeed. Today, we’re speaking with Liz Winters, a senior psychology major who is also a Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation Scholarship … Continue reading

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