Featherstone Scholarships at The University of Baltimore

10 Awards
$3,000 each
March 15 – Application Deadline

The Featherstone Foundation works to mitigate the economic strain and achieve Academic Equity in Higher Education for underserved and traditionally underrepresented students through scholarships.

In 2024, ten students will receive $3,000 merit-based awards to attend The University of Baltimore during the 2024-2025 school year. This innovative scholarship fund works to help increase access to four-year institutions for underrepresented communities.

About the Featherstone College Scholarships:  Since 2017, the Featherstone Foundation has provided over $326,000 through 131 Feathersotne Scholarships to students from 29 countries who speak over 44 languages and now attend 12 institutions. In 2016, The Featherstone Foundation created the Featherstone College Scholarship Program at The University of Baltimore to promote higher education and to empower the next generation of student leaders. Since its inception, the Foundation has awarded 56 awards totaling nearly $130,000 to students from The University of Baltimore. 

As part of the application process, we invite you to read about our previous Featherstone Award winners: 

2024 Award Criteria

        • Applicants should complete the online application by the March 15 deadline. 
        • Scholarships are open to underrepresented communities such as international students, immigrants, Hispanic/Latinx heritage or racial minority groups, first-generation college students, and/or those with economic challenges to higher education. 
        • SAT/ACT scores will be considered
        • Cumulative 3.0 grade-point average (GPA)
        • Scholarships are open to high school seniors starting their first semester at tThe University of Baltimore, undergraduate students applying to transfer to UBalt, and current UBalt college freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students.
        • Awards are open to all majors.
        • Students should demonstrate involvement in extracurricular activities and
        • Complete essays outlining career goals and aspirations
        • Selected student winners will be required to attend an award ceremony on August 9, 2024 at The University of Baltimore.