Banneker Key Scholarships

Ready to submit your application now for Banneker Key Scholarships. The scholarship is available now for all international candidates. The Banneker Key Scholarships were founded by two very prominent figures in American History, Benjamin Banneker and Francis Scott Key. Both of them are living in Maryland. The scholarship is available for students who are brilliant in education have academic leadership and accomplish big in high school. If you are interested in applying for the scholarship then you have to read the article and find the complete information about the fully funded scholarship program.

The students who apply for admission to the University of Maryland are eligible to submit the application. The candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria have to submit thier application before the November 01 and they are all invited to the Honors College are selected for the Banneker Key Scholarships. There is no extra application material required for the scholarship. The candidates who apply for the scholarship have to share thier application with the committee. The committee will review all the applications and they will call the selected candidates for the interview. The Banneker Key Scholarships will be available for more than 150 students. So apply now for a scholarship and avail the opportunity.

When checking or reviewing the application they will check the students who have a potential academic leader who can work in teams and are able to adjust to the campus learning environment.

Banneker Key Scholarships Details

  • University: Maryland University
  • Degree Level: Masters, PhD, MBA, MFA, MD, JD
  • Scholarship benefits: Fully Funded
  • Eligible Countries: All around the world
  • Award Country: USA
  • Deadline: 1 November 2024

Selection procedure

After submitting the application for the scholarship you will have to go through the selection process. There are some basic steps through which you will go through for selection.

  • Fresh students who are enrolled in any of the degree programs at Honors College are eligible to apply for the scholarship
  • The college will call more than 400 candidates to the campus for the interview and then all the students have to appear in the college and then a few of them will be selected for the scholarship.
  • More than 150 students will be able to get the scholarship.

Award details

The candidates will get the following benefits when they apply for the scholarship.

  • There are two levels of finding. In the first level, students will get a full tuition fee, a residence hall room, and a basic resident dining plan for four years; the second level provides a partial tuition scholarship each year for four years.
  • Candidates will get an Annual book allowance for both full and partial scholarships
  • Free iPhone/iTouch as part of UMD’s Mobility Initiative for both full and partial scholarships

 Internship, Cooperative Education, and Study Abroad Programs

There are a number of other opportunities for the candidates who apply for the Banneker Key Scholarships such as participating in exceptional research, internships, and cooperative education experiences on- and off-campus. These opportunities in the program will help the candidates to test classroom learning in the world of work, explore career opportunities, and enhance their personal and professional development prior to graduation, as well as serve the community through volunteer exposure.

 Academic Requirements

The candidates who have to apply for the Banneker Key Scholarships have to maintain thier CGPA average of 3.20 or better each semester. They have to complete a minimum of 30 credits per year. The credit hours that you earn in the summer or winter semester will count as the requirement for the year. You are not eligible to get the cost of winter and summer courses in the scholarship. Each year the educational year starts in the fall and ends in summer. So they will count all the credit hours that you earned in winter and will add in the summer term also.

If any of the students who are a part of Banneker Key Scholarships have an issue of low GPA and they believe that they are not able to maintain thier GPA have to contact the Banneker/Key advisor. The students who are unable to maintain thier GPA will get another grace period in which they have to apply for those subjects that have low marks and then they can once again re-qualify for thier scholarship. Students if they need any other type of information or help from the department regarding the scholarship have to Appeal Committee at and contact us with questions.

How you can apply for Banneker Key Scholarships?

To apply for Banneker Key Scholarships you have to follow some of the basic steps given below:

  • Visit the official website of the university
  • Then you have to create an account on the website
  • after the creation of account, Log in to the website
  • After login in you will now get a number of scholarships in the menu.
  • You have to search for the Banneker Key Scholarships and submit your application.
  • Click on the apply now button
  • A new page appears.
  • Start your application
  • Enter all the details that are mentioned in the application
  • Attach all the necessary documents that are necessary for the scholarship
  • Submit your application before the last date.

To apply for scholarship then you have to click on the link given below:

For more information, see the website.

Still, Have Questions?
Please feel free to be in touch!

Contact us at:

Jenny Lang, Associate Director, Honors College

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