Maryland Scholarships

James Cothran KD3NI Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by The American Radio Relay League (ARRL), a noncommercial organisation of radio amateurs which operates within five pillars: Public Service, Advocacy, Education, Technology, and Membership.

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the National Future Farmers of American Organization for females wishing to pursue an academic career in agriculture. In a field where there are statistically less women than men, the FFA organization wishes to help women to succeed in this field.

Norfolk Southern Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agricultural and forestry production, communication and education, management and finance, marketing, merchandising, sales, agricultural science or engineering.

Monty’s Plant Food Company Scholarship

This scholarship was sponsored by Monty’s Plant Food Company through the National FFA Foundation to provide financial assistance to students who wish to attend college and pursue a degree in agronomy, crop science, sustainable agriculture, soil conservation or soil science.

Kent Nutrition Group, Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship was sponsored by the maker of Kent and Blue Seal feeds—Kent Nutrition Group Inc., through the National FFA Foundation to provide financial assistance to students who wish to attend college and pursue a four-year degree in animal nutrition, animal /dairy / poultry or equine/equestrian science, general agriculture or agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or sales & marketing.

Gary Wagner, K3OMI, Scholarship

The ARRL Foundation's Gary Wagner, K3OMI, Scholarship provides financial assistance to radio amateurs residing in Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, or West Virginia who study toward a Bachelor of Science degree in any field of engineering.

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), an international foundation which committed to resolving the corrosion epidemic by investing in scholarships, training, and workforce development.

Hertz Fellowship

This scholarship is provided by the Hertz Foundation for recipients that want to understand and solve human concern through knowledge of physical and engineering sciences.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Maryland

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Computer systems analysts Computer software engineers, systems software All other information and record clerks
Salary: $69382 $85555 $38360
# of Open Positions: 15340 10520 9780
Competition*: 1.9 2.2 2.1

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Physicians and surgeons Internists, general Pediatricians, general
Salary: $141193 $141055 $129245
# of Open Positions: 4950 1080 600
Competition*: 1.9 2.3 2.4
Job Title: Health specialties teachers, postsecondary Physicists Natural sciences managers
Salary: $117700 $100990 $99010
# of Open Positions: 3560 710 240
Competition*: 5.2 4.7 2.7

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Maryland Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Office clerks, general
Salary: $21108 $16916 $24058
# of Open Positions: 69320 53970 51640
Competition*: 1 1 1.1

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Physicians and surgeons Lawyers General and operations managers
Salary: $141193 $94870 $89512
# of Open Positions: 4950 9060 40820
Competition*: 1.9 1 1.6
Job Title: Computer and information systems managers Computer software engineers, systems software Sales managers
Salary: $89058 $85555 $85062
# of Open Positions: 5820 10520 5840
Competition*: 1.3 2.2 1.1

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Maryland table above, which shows where jobs in Maryland are unusually common compared to other states, the Maryland Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.