Citizens for Andrew Cassilly: Ruth Carlson Treasurer

2019-2020 Maryland House of Delegates Scholarship

Who may apply

District 35B residents attending a college, university, trade school or equivalent in the State of Maryland are eligible for the Delegate Scholarship. Current high school seniors and full-time (12+ credits per semester) or part-time (6–11 credits per semester), degree-seeking undergraduate students, graduate students, and students attending a private career school may apply. 

How to apply

Download the application via the link below. Also include a copy of your current transcript and a 400-500 word essay stating your current accomplishments, and how they relate to your long term goals. Either mail your completed scholarship packet to:

Delegate Andrew Cassilly

316 House Office Building

6 Bladen Street

Annapolis, MD 21401

or scan and email all materials to:

When to apply

Complete and file the Federal Form for Financial Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st, 2020. Applications for this scholarship must be received no later than April 6th, 2020. 


Eligible majors

All majors are eligible for scholarships. Students with a “unique major” may be eligible for a scholarship to an out-of-state school, pending approval by the Maryland Higher Education Commission. Majors are considered to be unique when they are not offered at any Maryland university or college. To verify unique major status, students must complete the Unique Major Application and submit it to the Higher Education Commission with the required documentation. 


Award Amount

The minimum annual award is $200 and may be held with all State awards. The total dollar amount of all State awards may not exceed your cost of attendance as determined by your school’s financial aid office. Funds may not be available to award all eligible students. 

Awards are not automatically renewed. You must re-apply every year.