Higher Education in Maryland
Financial Aid

> Sources of Information
> Apply for Financial Aid
> State Financial Aid Assistance
   Programs & Applications
> Paying for College
> MD CAPS (Student Inquiry)
> College Aid Calculator
> Publications & Resources
> Glossary of Terms

Career and Workforce Education
Press Room
Higher Education Accomplishments
Preparing for College
Online Services
For Students and Parents
> Financial Aid Applications
> Education Opportunities
> Academic Common Market
> Career Training
> MD CAPS (Student Inquiry)
> Advisor Tools
> Student Outreach Kit
> Veterans Benefits
> "Money for College" Events
> Student Guide to Transfer
> Guia para estudiantes (pdf)
For Counselors
>   Planning & Academic Affairs
> Colleges & Universities
> Education Search
> Academic Approval Process
> Programs Under Review
> Research
> Institutional Grants
> MD Fire-Rescue Education
> Career Training
For Counselors
>   Who We Are
> Contact Us
> Meetings
> State Plan for Higher Ed
> Office for Civil Rights Report 
> Advisory Council
Interagency Initiatives 
Base Realignment & Closure
Higher Education in Maryland

Financial Aid Officer Timeline

Program / Document Deadlines

Program, Application or Documents

Deadline Date


Before March 1

Howard P. Rawlings Educational Assistance Grants

On time FAFSA ~ automatic if eligible

Howard P. Rawlings Guaranteed Access Grants

On time FAFSA & while funding remains

Campus-Based Educational Assistance Grant Awards

FAFSA dated March 1 or later ~ Offered at school's discretion

Senatorial Scholarship Program

Awarding ends in late March

Delegate Scholarship Program

Awarding ends in late March

Edward T. Conroy and Jean B. Cryor Memorial Scholarship Program

July 15 submit application to the school

Tuition Waiver for Maryland Foster Care Recipients

On time FAFSA ~ At discretion of the school

Graduate Nursing Faculty Scholarship and Living Expense Grant

Fall Semester- July 1
Spring Semester- December 1
Summer Semester- April 1

Jack F. Tolbert Memorial Grant

None ~ Awards are made by the schools

Veterans of the Afghanistan and Iraqi Conflicts Scholarship

All required documentation must be received by March 1

Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant Program

July 1

Graduate and Professional Scholarship Program

On time FAFSA & at discretion of the schools

Part-Time Grant Program

On time FAFSA & at discretion of the schools

Janet L. Hoffman Loan Assistance Repayment Program

September 30

Maryland Loan Assistance Repayment Program for Physicians (MLARP)

April 15

Loan Assistance Repayment Program Dent-Care (MDC-LARP)

August 31



Rosters & Reports

Due Date 

Cost of Attendance Information

February 28

Subsequent Awards ~ CBEAG

January 15

Return Unspent Part-Time Grant Funds

March 15

CBEAG, Part-Time, Grad & Prof End of Year Report

August 15

CBEAG Initial Report October 15

GPA Roster


Verification Roster / Online Verification

July 20



Hours of Operation:  Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM  |  Back to top  |  (PDF) Links require Adobe Acrobat Reader