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Scholarship Program

Scholarship Program

This year, the Chesapeake Language Project will offer two $1000.00 scholarships to graduating Maryland seniors. 

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.

CLP Scholarship Application

Personal Information

Academic Information

Extra Curricular Activities

Extended Response

Respond to ONE of two questions by writing a well organized response.

  1. Explain why you want to pursue a college degree and how this degree will shape your future.
  2. Describe an obstacle you overcame in your life and how that experience prepares you for challenges in your future.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.

Uploading Documents

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.


Use the form to request recommendations from two faculty members.

Recommendation One

Recommendation Two