College Scholarships

Open Call for Applications

Over the past two years, the William & Lanaea C. Featherstone Foundation awarded Featherstone College Scholarships to deserving and talented students through a partnership with Consular Section of Embassy of Mexico and the University of BaltimoreThe innovative scholarship fund works to help increase Baltimore’s Latino enrollment and promote higher education. In September 2018, ten Latino students received $2,000 merit-based awards to attend the University of Baltimore.  To date, we’ve supported 13 students totaling $32,000 in awards. 


Application Deadline: March 4, 2019 at midnight


  1. Scholarships are open to candidates from Hispanic/Latino heritage, minorities or underserved groups
  2. Minimum GPA: 3.0
  3. SAT scores for freshman applicants will be considered
  4. Scholarships are open to high school seniors who will start their first semester at the University of Baltimore, undergraduate students applying to transfer to UB, as well as current U.B. college freshman, sophomores, juniors and seniors.
  5. Awards are open to all majors
  6. Students should demonstrate an involvement in extracurricular activities; and
  7. Complete essays outlining career goals and aspirations

Applications are now available here.

Award Ceremony: Honorees will be recognized during a special ceremony