Joseph S. Makar established the Joseph S. and Kari Makar Maryland Promise Scholarship through the University of Maryland College Park Foundation, Inc. This endowed fund will support need-based scholarships with preference given to undergraduate students in the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland under the auspices of the Clark Challenge for the Maryland Promise Program.   

Engineering majors:

All Engineering Majors

Class standing:


Does the Clark School's scholarship application need to be completed?


Other requirements and how to apply:

Students must submit the FAFSA to be considered for this award. Recipients are determined by the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Award amount:


Number of awards:


Application deadline:

Tuesday, January 4, 2022