The A. James Clark School of Engineering and the University of Maryland, College Park are committed to providing an affordable world-class education. In 2019, the Clark School is ranked #25 in undergraduate engineering programs according to U.S. News and World Report and the University of Maryland is ranked 10th amongst public colleges for in-state students on Kiplinger's 2019 Best College Values.

Students who pursue an education in the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland can feel confident they will achieve their goals of full-time employment, graduate school, or professional school upon graduation, as evidenced by the Clark School's employment outcomes. According to the May 2019 commencement survey conducted by Engineering Career Services, the average starting salary was $73,900. 

This page is designed to help both prospective and current students understand the different paths towards financing your education. 

Most relevant information about engineering scholarships is defined by student population. Click on the appropriate link below to find more detailed information tailored to your current status. Our searchable scholarship database is relevant to all populations, and includes both Clark School and outside organization scholarships and also allows students to filter to determine the scholarships most pertient to them. 

Students are also highly encouraged to visit the Office of Student Financial Aid's website to learn more about the different forms of financial aid and the cost of attendance. Completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the University's annual January 1 deadline should also be part of each student's annual search for scholarships and aid. Completion of this application allows students to be reviewed for eligiblity for need-based aid. 

Prospective Students

As a prospective or newly admitted student, learn more about the Clark Foundation Scholarship Programs available to incoming freshmen and transfer undergraduates in the A. James Clark School of Engineering!

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Current Students

As a current engineering undergraduate, learn more about scholarship opportunities available within the A. James Clark School of Engineering.

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Scholarships Database

Learn more about college-wide, departmental, and outside scholarships by searching our scholarships database and other compiled links. 

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Scholarship Acceptance Process

Have you been awarded a Clark School scholarship? Visit this page to learn more about the scholarship acceptance process.

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Housing and Food Insecurity Resources

If you are experiencing hardships related to paying for food or housing, visit this page to learn more about the resources available to you as a student at UMD. 

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