Created in memory of the late Michael L. Cherry, a 1984 graduate of the School of Engineering, by the UMCP chapter of the Black Engineers Society, in conjunction with the Center for Minorities in Science and Engineering and Michael's family and friends, this scholarship supports active members in the Black Engineers Society in the A. James Clark School of Engineering. Recipients are selected on the basis of merit and financial need.
Engineering majors:Aerospace Engineering All Engineering Majors Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering Electrical and Computer Engineering Fire Protection Engineering Fischell Department of Bioengineering Materials Science and Engineering Mechanical Engineering
Class standing:Freshmen Sophomore Junior Senior Undergraduate
Other eligibility requirements:Reserved for members of Black Engineers Society. Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident. Also considers extracurricular activities and leadership potential
Does the Clark School's scholarship application need to be completed?Yes
Number of awards:One