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Scholarship Program

Scholarship Program

This year, the Chesapeake Language Project will offer two $1000.00 scholarships to graduating Maryland seniors. In addition, we will also be awarding one $2000.00 scholarship through the Cathy May Nelson Memorial Scholarship.  

Student selection criteria include:

  • A current or former English learner (has participated in ESOL/ESL program)
  • A current 12th grader
  • A student with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • A student with extracurricular or work experience
  • A student who has applied to or been accepted to a college or university

For consideration for this scholarship, complete the application below.  Before applying, have your high school transcript, your completed extended responses and the e-mail addresses of two teachers or community members who are willing to write a recommendation for your consideration.  APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON APRIL 15.

Scholarship Application

Scholarship Recommendation Form