Join the CSM Foundation and help solve the challenge of attracting, retraining, and replenishing a workforce that will meet the needs of our growing regional economy. Community support will help build the landscape of learning at CSM and also maintain the college our community believes in.

CSM is committed to proving affordable education for all Southern Maryland students and over the next two years the CSM Foundation will be raising funds for the following three initiatives.







  • Scholarships: Opening the Doors to Access and Success
    Ensure student success and workforce preparation by providing need-based and academic performance scholarships to qualified CSM students.CSM can improve its recruitment, retention and goal completion rates with scholarship funds provided by individuals, businesses and organizations who care about their community. Scholarships can also be directed toward the colleges many academic programs or industry-specific workforce development training, such as the trades, healthcare, hospitality, IT, early childhood and other certification programs.
  • Trades & Energy: Energizing Careers
    Support CSM in funding equipment, scholarships and program development to expand the Trades and Energy programs with new programs and higher level training opportunities. CSM plans to build a new cutting-edge facility outfitted with the most advanced equipment and technology to include multi-skill labs for trade courses, training vehicles, computers, and software.
  • STEM: Fueling the Future
    Help CSM lead the way to improve Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics educational programs in Southern Maryland. CSM is leading the way to improving our region's STEM educational programs through effective collaborations among the three public school systems, industry, naval installations, and higher education. A highly skilled technical workforce is key to our future and to our national security.

Our goal is to raise $1 million and transform the lives of CSM students by providing opportunities to meet the educational, employment and enrichment needs of our community.

We need the support of our alumni, parents, and friends more than ever.

Will you be CSM Strong? A thriving and productive CSM means a strong and vital Southern Maryland region for us all. Make your gift today.