Our Opportunities

Welcome to Wor-Wic Community College’s Online Scholarship System!
Below you will find information regarding the scholarship opportunities that are currently available based on your student type.

High School Seniors Who Are Graduating from a Local High School in Spring 2022
The 2022-2023 high school graduate scholarship applications are now available!
Board of Trustees Scholarship
The Board of Trustees Scholarship is a two-year, full-tuition scholarship that is awarded to one graduating high school senior from each of the ten local public high schools and two of the four private high schools. Students are not required to complete the 2022-2023 FAFSA in order to be considered for the Board of Trustees Scholarship. The application may be accessed directly by clicking on the link: Board of Trustees
High School Graduate Scholarships
The High School Graduate Scholarship application is completed in order to be considered for a variety of one-year institutional scholarship opportunities at Wor-Wic Community College. Scholarship award amounts vary by scholarship and range in amount from $500 – $2,000. In order to be considered for high school scholarship opportunities (excluding the Board of Trustees), applicants are required to complete the 2022-2023 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in addition to completing the scholarship application. The application may be accessed directly by clicking on the following link: High School Scholarships
Eligible 2022 high school graduates must complete both applications if they wish to be considered for the Board of Trustees Scholarship and the high school graduate scholarship opportunities.
The deadline to apply Friday, April 1, 2022

Current and Prospective Students Who Are Enrolled or Plan on Enrolling in Fall 2021 and Spring 2022
The 2021-2022 scholarship application is now available!
Please log in to complete the general application and apply to any scholarship opportunities which you believe you meet the eligibility criteria for. Priority will be given to students who apply by July 1st though the scholarship application will remain open throughout the fall 2021 term.

Current Credit Students Who Are Experiencing Financial Hardships As a Result of the COVID-19 Pandemic
The Fall 2021 Higher Education Emergency Relief Funding (HEERF) application is now available!
Students may apply for funding to assist with needs including course materials, technology, housing, food, health care, child care, and other related expenses. The application may be accessed directly by clicking on the following link: Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund. To apply, you will need to log in with your Wor-Wic credentials. Dual enrolled students and students enrolled in non-credit courses are not eligible to complete the HEERF application.

Award Notifications
Scholarship recipients will be sent notification via their student email account. The notification will direct the recipient(s) to login to the application site to accept the award offer. Some scholarship opportunities may also require the scholarship recipient to complete additional post-acceptance steps including providing a signed letter of appreciation addressed to the scholarship donor.

For information about additional financial aid options, please contact the Financial Aid Office • Brunkhorst Hall (BH) 109 • 410-334-2905 • financialaid@worwic.edu

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 ABERCROMBIE (MICHAEL AND JOANNA)
MICHAEL AND JOANNA ABERCROMBIE – Michael and Joanna Abercrombie of Salisbury provide $2,000 in scholarship for students enrolled in the nursing...
MICHAEL AND JOANNA ABERCROMBIE – Michael and Joanna Abercrombie of...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
Varies ABERCROMBIE (MIKE AND KATHLEEN)
KATHLEEN AND MICHAEL ABERCROMBIE JR. – Kathleen and Michael Abercrombie Jr. of Salisbury established an endowed scholarship for students enrolled...
KATHLEEN AND MICHAEL ABERCROMBIE JR. – Kathleen and Michael Abercrombie...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,900 ALMON-GRAY
ROBERT ALMON AND MICHAEL GRAY – Wor-Wic’s criminal justice department established a scholarship in honor of Professor Emeritus Robert E. Almon...
ROBERT ALMON AND MICHAEL GRAY – Wor-Wic’s criminal justice department...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,900
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,500 BOOTH
MARILYN AND ANDREW BOOTH – Marilyn G. and Andrew W. Booth of Salisbury established an endowed scholarship for STEM transfer students, with a...
MARILYN AND ANDREW BOOTH – Marilyn G. and Andrew W. Booth of Salisbury...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline12/17/2021
$5,000 BOWDLE
BOWDLE FAMILY – The Claudell Bowdle family of Salisbury provides a two-year scholarship in the amount of $5,000 each year for a resident of...
BOWDLE FAMILY – The Claudell Bowdle family of Salisbury provides a...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$500 BROUS
GEORGE BROUS – The late Rose M. Brous and her sons established an endowed scholarship in memory of her husband and their father, George N. Brous of...
GEORGE BROUS – The late Rose M. Brous and her sons established an...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,450 BRUNKHORST
LOIS BRUNKHORST – The late Lois E. Brunkhorst, RN, of Berlin, established an endowed scholarship for students enrolled in Wor-Wic’s nursing or...
LOIS BRUNKHORST – The late Lois E. Brunkhorst, RN, of Berlin,...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,450
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,700 BULL
GARLAND AND VIVIAN BULL – The late Garland D. and Vivian J. Bull of Pocomoke City established a perpetual scholarship fund with a $20,000 donation...
GARLAND AND VIVIAN BULL – The late Garland D. and Vivian J. Bull of...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,700
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 CALCOTT
DORIS CALCOTT – Betty Wootten and the late Richard S. “Dick” Wootten of Salisbury established an endowed scholarship fund at the Community...
DORIS CALCOTT – Betty Wootten and the late Richard S. “Dick” Wootten of...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,900 CAPELLI
MAUREEN CAPELLI – Dr. Stephen L. Capelli, Wor-Wic’s former senior vice president for academic affairs, along with other family and friends,...
MAUREEN CAPELLI – Dr. Stephen L. Capelli, Wor-Wic’s former senior vice...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,900
Deadline12/17/2021
$800 CONNER
MILTON AND THELMA CONNER – Friends and family members of the late Milton L. and Thelma C. Conner established an endowed scholarship fund in their...
MILTON AND THELMA CONNER – Friends and family members of the late Milton...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $800
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 COOLEY
MAX COOLEY – Art and Billie Cooley of Salisbury established an endowed scholarship fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore in memory...
MAX COOLEY – Art and Billie Cooley of Salisbury established an endowed...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$700 COOPER
BILLIE COOPER – Friends and family members of the late Billie Mae Cooper, founder of the Cooper Insurance Agency in Salisbury, established an...
BILLIE COOPER – Friends and family members of the late Billie Mae...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $700
Deadline12/17/2021
$500 CRABTREE
EUNICE CRABTREE – Friends and family members of the late Eunice Hellen Crabtree, who worked as a registered nurse in hospitals, nursing homes and...
EUNICE CRABTREE – Friends and family members of the late Eunice Hellen...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline12/17/2021
Up to $5,000 DELMARVA POWER COMMUNITY SCHOLARS PROGRAM
DELMARVA POWER – The Delmarva Power Community Scholars Program provided $30,000 to support students seeking careers in energy-related fields....
DELMARVA POWER – The Delmarva Power Community Scholars Program provided...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: Up to $5,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,300 DRAPER
DRAPER FAMILY – The Thomas H. Draper family (WBOC-TV 16 and Delmarva Online) established an endowed scholarship for computer studies students....
DRAPER FAMILY – The Thomas H. Draper family (WBOC-TV 16 and Delmarva...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,300
Deadline12/17/2021
$2,400 DRYDEN
JIM DRYDEN – The late Jim Dryden of Newark established an endowed scholarship fund for students from Worcester County to attend Wor-Wic. Income...
JIM DRYDEN – The late Jim Dryden of Newark established an endowed...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $2,400
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 DYE
ROBERT DYE – Friends and family members of the late Robert Dye, a registered nurse from Selbyville, Del., provide $1,000 in scholarship funds each...
ROBERT DYE – Friends and family members of the late Robert Dye, a...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,600 EASTON ELKS
EASTON ELKS – The Easton Elks Lodge No. 1622 established an endowed scholarship fund for students from Talbot and Caroline counties to attend...
EASTON ELKS – The Easton Elks Lodge No. 1622 established an endowed...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,600
Deadline12/17/2021
$500 FACULTY
FACULTY – Wor-Wic’s faculty members provide $500 in scholarship funds each year for full-time students who have declared a major and completed at...
FACULTY – Wor-Wic’s faculty members provide $500 in scholarship funds...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline12/17/2021
$500 FACULTY HONORS
FACULTY HONORS – Wor-Wic’s faculty members provide $500 in scholarship funds each spring to a student who has successfully completed one or more...
FACULTY HONORS – Wor-Wic’s faculty members provide $500 in scholarship...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline12/17/2021
$500 FALLEN OFFICER
FALLEN OFFICER – Operation We Care and its founder, Jeff Merritt, established an endowed scholarship at the Community Foundation of the Eastern...
FALLEN OFFICER – Operation We Care and its founder, Jeff Merritt,...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline12/17/2021
$750 FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES
FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES – The Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie No. 4503 established an endowed scholarship at the Community Foundation of the...
FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES – The Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie No. 4503...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $750
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 HALL INSURANCE
AVERY HALL INSURANCE – The Avery Hall Insurance Group provides $1,000 in scholarship funds each year for students enrolled in any credit program of...
AVERY HALL INSURANCE – The Avery Hall Insurance Group provides $1,000 in...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,300 HANCOCK
JAY HANCOCK – The late James “Jay” Hancock III, who worked at the Ocean City Police Department for more than 30 years, established an endowed...
JAY HANCOCK – The late James “Jay” Hancock III, who worked at the Ocean...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,300
Deadline12/17/2021
Varies HANLEY
THOMAS HANLEY – The Thomas G. Hanley Trust established an endowed scholarship in memory of Thomas G. Hanley, a businessman and philanthropist who...
THOMAS HANLEY – The Thomas G. Hanley Trust established an endowed...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,400 HELLER
BRIAN HELLER – In memory of their son, Deputy 1st Class Brian K. Heller, who died in the line of duty in 2000, Connie and David Widmann of...
BRIAN HELLER – In memory of their son, Deputy 1st Class Brian K. Heller,...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,400
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 HENSON
RICHARD HENSON – An endowed scholarship for Wor-Wic students was established at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore with contributions...
RICHARD HENSON – An endowed scholarship for Wor-Wic students was...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 HOSPITALITY CAREERS
HOSPITALITY CAREERS – Through gifts provided by individuals, businesses and organizations in the community, the Wor-Wic Community College...
HOSPITALITY CAREERS – Through gifts provided by individuals, businesses...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 HOWARD
FREDERICK HOWARD – Frederick L. Howard, a retired U.S. Navy senior chief, provides $1,000 each year for this scholarship, which pays tribute to...
FREDERICK HOWARD – Frederick L. Howard, a retired U.S. Navy senior...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,600 HOY
RAY AND DONNA HOY – Ray and Donna Hoy established an endowed scholarship for students enrolled in any credit program of study from Worcester,...
RAY AND DONNA HOY – Ray and Donna Hoy established an endowed scholarship...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,600
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,033 KELLEY
HARRY KELLEY – Members of the Grand Ball of Ocean City Committee established an endowed scholarship in memory of the late Harry W. Kelley, mayor of...
HARRY KELLEY – Members of the Grand Ball of Ocean City Committee...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,033
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,200 LANGELER
RUTH LANGELER – Chapter V, Maryland, of the P.E.O. Sisterhood, established an endowed scholarship fund with a $25,000 donation in memory of Ruth R....
RUTH LANGELER – Chapter V, Maryland, of the P.E.O. Sisterhood,...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,200
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 LORA
LORA – The Local Owner Restaurant Association (LORA) established an endowed scholarship fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore for...
LORA – The Local Owner Restaurant Association (LORA) established an...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 LYNCH
TRES LYNCH – The Bank of Ocean City provides $1,000 in scholarship funds each year for this scholarship, which is named for the late John B. “Tres”...
TRES LYNCH – The Bank of Ocean City provides $1,000 in scholarship funds...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,300 MANER
ARNOLD MANER – Friends of Dr. Arnold H. Maner established an endowed scholarship in honor of Wor-Wic’s founding president who retired in June of...
ARNOLD MANER – Friends of Dr. Arnold H. Maner established an endowed...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,300
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,100 MARTIN (JULIA)
JULIA MARTIN – Friends, family members and co-workers of the late Julia S. Martin, a developmental reading faculty member at the college,...
JULIA MARTIN – Friends, family members and co-workers of the late Julia...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,100
Deadline12/17/2021
$800 MARTIN (PAUL AND GERALDINE)
PAUL AND GERALDINE MARTIN – The late Paul and Geraldine Martin established an endowed scholarship at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore...
PAUL AND GERALDINE MARTIN – The late Paul and Geraldine Martin...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $800
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,900 MCMULLEN
MICHAEL MCMULLEN – Friends and family members of the late Staff Sgt. Michael McMullen established an endowed scholarship fund for students enrolled...
MICHAEL MCMULLEN – Friends and family members of the late Staff Sgt....
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,900
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,500 MEDICAL STAFF
MEDICAL STAFF – The medical staff of TidalHealth Peninsula Regional provides $1,500 each year for students studying medical office assisting....
MEDICAL STAFF – The medical staff of TidalHealth Peninsula Regional...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,600 MONK
ERIC MONK – The Tri-County Lodge of the Maryland Troopers Association established an endowed scholarship fund in memory of Maryland State Police...
ERIC MONK – The Tri-County Lodge of the Maryland Troopers Association...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,600
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,500 MORGAN
LOUISE MORGAN – Louise Morgan of Salisbury, a retired nursing instructor at Wor-Wic, established an endowed scholarship at the Community Foundation...
LOUISE MORGAN – Louise Morgan of Salisbury, a retired nursing instructor...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline12/17/2021
Varies MUNICIPALITIES
MUNICIPALITIES – The Eastern Shore Association of Municipalities established an endowed scholarship at the Community Foundation of the Eastern...
MUNICIPALITIES – The Eastern Shore Association of Municipalities...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000.00 NEALL FAMILY
The Neall Family Charitable Foundation, through a distribution from the Maryland Association of Community Colleges, provided $5,000 in scholarship...
The Neall Family Charitable Foundation, through a distribution from the...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline12/17/2021
$600 NICOLL
VIRGINIA NICOLL – Family members of the late Virginia Holland Nicoll, RN, established an endowed scholarship in her memory. Born in Whaleyville,...
VIRGINIA NICOLL – Family members of the late Virginia Holland Nicoll,...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $600
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,200 PARKER
HENRY AND NELLIE PARKER – The late Henry S. and Nellie T. Parker of Salisbury established an endowed scholarship fund for students from Wicomico...
HENRY AND NELLIE PARKER – The late Henry S. and Nellie T. Parker of...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,200
Deadline12/17/2021
$500 PGH SCHOOL OF NURSING ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
PGH SCHOOL OF NURSING ALUMNI ASSOCIATION – The Peninsula General Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association provides $1,000 in scholarship funds...
PGH SCHOOL OF NURSING ALUMNI ASSOCIATION – The Peninsula General...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 POCOMOKE CITY AREA HEALTH CARE
POCOMOKE CITY AREA HEALTH CARE – The Pocomoke City Area Health Care Scholarship Inc. established an endowed scholarship fund at the Community...
POCOMOKE CITY AREA HEALTH CARE – The Pocomoke City Area Health Care...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 PORTER-RINNIER
PORTER-RINNIER FAMILY – William B. and Marlene P. Rinnier and their children, W. Blair and Lisa L. Rinnier, established an endowed scholarship in...
PORTER-RINNIER FAMILY – William B. and Marlene P. Rinnier and their...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021
$1,000 PURNELL
FRANKLIN AND GERTRUDE PURNELL – The L. Franklin and Gertrude H. Purnell Foundation provides $4,000 in scholarship funds each year through the...
FRANKLIN AND GERTRUDE PURNELL – The L. Franklin and Gertrude H. Purnell...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/17/2021