Scholarships & Endowments

Scholarships and Endowments at CSM Foundation are sponsored by private organizations, businesses, and individuals. Providing financial assistance is an important way for donors to work with the College to develop the area’s next generation of community leaders, nurses, engineers, truck drivers and members of the community to enhance their skills. Many scholarships are available on an on-going basis, however some change each semester or year.

Allied Health/Nursing
The Arc of Southern Maryland Nursing Scholarship         Brock Nikolas Guerrieri Memorial Scholarship Fund Charles County Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship

Chiaramonte Hope Scholarship

Christopher Chinault Scholarship Endowment Fund

Connie Kite Memorial CSM Nursing Scholarship

Ethelmae M. Lilly Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Jack Love Sprague Scholarship

James C. Mitchell Nursing Scholarship

Joanne Zwick Nursing Scholarship

Kavetsky Family Foundation Endowment Fund
McWilliams Family Endowment Fund

Susan N. Behmke Legacy Fund

Thomas F. Goldsmith III Scholarship Endowment
Tri-County 40 et 8 Scholarship

Virginia B. Darrow Memorial CSM Nursing Scholarship Fund


Bay Business Group Annual Scholarship

Calvert County Chamber of Commerce Endowment Fund

Charles County Chamber of Commerce Annual Scholarship

Solomons Business Association Scholarship Fund
McNelis Family Scholarship

Old Line Bank Business Program Annual Scholarship Fund


Cancer Survivors
Wellness, Fitness, and Aquatics Cancer Survivors and Friends Cancer Scholarship


Child Care
Clifford J. and Marion L. McAllister Scholarship Endowment
Dr. Elaine Ryan Legacy Fund
St. Charles Children’s Learning Center Scholarship
Kids College


The Arc of Southern Maryland Communication/Media Studies Scholarship


Credit Union Members

Educational Systems Federal Credit Union Special Scholarship

NRL Federal Credit Union Scholarship

NRL Federal Credit Union - Southern Maryland Blue Crabs Strikeout Scholarship


Criminal Justice and Fire Science

Neale Chaney Slater Memorial Endowment Fund


Fine Arts and Humanities
Brad and Linda Gottfried Art Scholarship

C. Emmitt Woodey Theatre Scholarship

Calvert County 350th Anniversary Celebration Scholarship Endowment Fund

CSM Arts Fund

Desiree Angel Osvatics Memorial Scholarship

Dennis Lake Smith Memorial Art Scholarship

Gary Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund

Jerome Zanelotti, Sr. Memorial Scholarship

Joseph Rice & Mae Irene Fauth Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Matthew William Hancock Memorial Music Scholarship

Tony Hungerford Memorial Art Scholarship

Walter B. Grove II Memorial Scholarship Endowment


General Education Development (GED)

Lucy Detig Student Success Endowment Scholarship


Adjunct Faculty Annual Scholarship (Merit)

Adjunct Faculty Annual Scholarship (Need)

Adjunct Faculty Scholarship Endowment Fund

Albert L. Elder, Jr. Family Memorial Scholarship

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Sigma Alpha Lambda Chapter Scholarship

Bill Wood Memorial Scholarship

Brad and Linda Gottfried "Against All Odds" Annual Scholarship

Bradley M. Gottfried "Against All Odds" Endowment Fund

Calvert County Chamber of Commerce Annual Scholarship

Captain Billy Robertson Endowment

Castles & Foundations Scholarship Endowment

CSM Alumni Association Scholarship

CSM Foundation - Realize Your Potential Scholarship

CSM Leonardtown Student Association Kick-Off Scholarship

CSM Prince Frederick Student Association Scholarship

CSM SGA Students Helping Students Annual Scholarship

CSM SGA Students Helping Students Endowment Fund

Dr. Nallan Ramakrishna Scholarship

Ed Matthews Jr. Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Florence B. Trueman Scholarship Fund of Calvert County

Fanny Louise Sullivan Sine Henderson Scholarship

Harland and Lula Cravat Memorial Scholarship

Helen and Henry Lawlor Scholarship

Helen and Mickey Todd Scholarship

Home Towne Real Estate Scholarship

J. Ivey Cline Memorial Scholarship Endowment

La Plata Lions Club/Milton M. Somers Scholarship

LaVerda Francis & Richard Blair Scholarship

L.K. Farrall III Memorial Scholarship

Louis P. Jenkins, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Marguerite Cox Family Memorial Fund

Mary Croft Ward Scholarship Endowment

Maurice J. McDonough Scholarship

Patty Schwier and Norma LaFleur Scholarship

Russell Gordon Croft Scholarship Endowment

St. Mary's County Government Endowment Fund
Shani-Jinaki Whipple Memorial Scholarship
Sidney Waugh Memorial Scholarship

Southern Maryland Women's League Scholarship

Tau Lambda Lambda Chapter Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Scholarship

Tri-County Maryland Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Scholarship

Zonta RAVE Walk Scholarship in Memory of Gayle A. Cooke



Country Inn and Suites Hospitality Scholarship


Nuclear Energy Training Program

Constellation Energy Group, LLC. Scholarship Fund


Returning Adults

Anna Mae Ziencik Hess Memorial Scholarship

Charles County Woman's Club Scholarship

Concerned Black Women of Calvert County Women in Transition Scholarship

CSM Foundation Scholarship for Returning Adults

Jane Hale Sypher Scholarship

Science, Technology, Engineering or Math
Chaney Scholarship for Sustainable Land Use Scholarship

Chiaramonte Hope Scholarship Fund

Cove Point Natural Heritage Trust Ruth Mathes Scholarship Program

Ed Mathews, Jr. Scholarship

GRPA Scholarship Fund

International Systems Safety Society, Washington, DC Chapter (ISSSWDC)

Joseph W. Patak Memorial Annual Scholarship

Joseph W. Patak Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Kavetsky Family Foundation Endowment Fund

Our Earth Scholarship

Peter Cangelosi Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Renee Munday Math Scholarship

SMECO Future Engineers Endowed Scholarship

Wigberto “Willie” Martinez, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

William D. Bauer  Memorial Pre-Engineering Scholarship


Social Sciences

Calvert County 350th Anniversary Celebration Scholarship Endowment

John Lancaster & W. Cecil Short Charity Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Fund

Southern Maryland Municipal Association Scholarship Fund


Teacher Education
John Lancaster & W. Cecil Short Charity Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Fund

Nu Zeta Omega Scholarship for the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Professor Debra L. Wyvill Teacher Education Endowed Scholarship Fund
Rebekah Boone and Vivian Edelen Scholarship

Thomas J. Murray Memorial Scholarship

Trades and Continuing Education
American Community Properties Trust (ACPT) Scholarship

Charles Robert Posten Memorial Scholarship

Coldwell Banker Jay Lilly Real Estate Scholarship for Construction Trades & Industrial Training

Joseph H. Morton Memorial Fund for Construction Trades and Industrial Training
Marrick Properties Scholarship

Paul V. Facchina, Jr. Scholarship

Sidney John Francis Waugh, Sr. Memorial Scholarship

T.N. Bowes HVAC Scholarship Fund

Western Charles County Community Association, Inc. Scholarship for Workforce Development Continuing Education


Jaye S. Ives Freedom Scholarship

Veterans Educational Scholarship Endowment

We Salute Our Troops - Desert Storm Scholarship


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