Applications for the Fall 2019 semester are no longer being accepted. Applicants will be notified of their application status in June, 2019.


There are two scholarship rounds each year, in early Spring (for fall semester), and late-Fall (for spring semester). The 2019-2020 deadlines are:

No later than April 20, 2019:  Applications accepted for the Fall 2019 semester. 

No later than October 15, 2019:  Applications the Spring 2020 semester.

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Applications must be complete to be considered. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure all application requirements are met by the deadline.

Application Requirements:

2019 Application Instructions

Click here for an application in Microsoft Word:

Scholarship Application 2019

Click here for an application in PDF format:

Scholarship Application 2019

Submit your application directly to UMRSC by emailing an attachment to

If you have a general question please send an email to:

All complete applications will be reviewed within 60 days of the deadline. Finalists will be contacted to set-up and attend an online interview with members of the UMRSC. Award notification will be no later than June 30th for spring applications and no later than December 1st for fall applications.