Helping Students Afford College
A scholarship is a sum of money or other aid granted to a student based on merit, need, or an academic objective to pursue their studies.
Prince George's Community College offers dozens of scholarship opportunities for both first-time and returning college students. There are more than 30 institutional scholarships available to returning students.
Scholarships for the 2023-2024 academic year will open between April 11 and April 15.
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Local Impact Grant
Prince George’s Community College, in collaboration with Council member Edward Burroughs III, has introduced the Impact Grant program for the 2023-2024 academic year, aimed at providing eligible students with partial or full scholarships. These scholarships cover tuition and mandatory fees for a range of educational offerings, including credit and continuing education courses, certifications, workforce development, and senior adult programming.
The Prince George’s County Promise Scholarship is designed to help students complete their education by covering costs beyond the federal, state, and private scholarships they receive. The Prince George’s County Promise Scholarship Program will cover tuition and fees for eligible students.
Maryland Community College Promise Scholarship
The Maryland Community College Promise Scholarship creates opportunities for students to attend one of Maryland’s public community colleges by providing tuition assistance for any student eligible for in-state tuition up to $5,000. As a “last dollar” scholarship, it covers any remaining tuition and mandatory fees after other grants and scholarships are applied.