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    Dwight P. Jacobus Scholarships

    Offered by Association of School Business Officials of Maryland and the District of Columbia

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Sep 18, 2023
    5 awards worth

    $1,000

    Grade level

    College Students

    Expected deadline:

    This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

    March 2025

    Scholarship Overview

    The Dwight P. Jacobus Scholarships are a great opportunity for undergraduates pursuing a major within the School of Business at an accredited institution of higher education within Maryland. Students in teacher certification programs are also eligible – at least one scholarship will be reserved for such applicants. To be eligible, students must be high school graduates or current undergraduates who have lived in Maryland for at least a year before the award date. If you’re eligible, don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to fund your dreams!

    About Association of School Business Officials of Maryland and the District of Columbia

    The Association of School Business Officials of Maryland is a professional organization which provides programs and services to promote the highest standards of school business practices through professional development, recognition, and the effective management of available resources. The Association serves school business professionals by: promoting educational excellence through improved business practices, providing networking opportunities, identifying and sharing solutions to everyday problems, offering professional expertise in major business areas, and compiling and sharing research information and best practices.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    College Students

    Citizenship

    U.S. Citizens

    Minimum GPA

    3.0

    Academic Interest

    Food Science/Nutrition, Transportation, Business, Accounting, Human Resources

    State

    Maryland

    Application information

    In addition to submitting the below application materials, interested students must submit their FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Student Aid Report for the upcoming school year as well as their SAT/ACT score.

    500-word essay

    Proof of enrollment

    Academic transcript

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    Scholarship FAQ

    Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

    This scholarship is designated for full-time enrollment status only.

    Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

    Yes, this scholarship is restricted for use at two-year and four-year colleges.

    Is this scholarship open to international students?

    No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Association of School Business Officials of Maryland and the District of Columbia at [email protected].

    Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

    For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).

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