Scholarships

Scholarship Application 2018-19






School Year 2018-2019 Delegate Jimmy Tarlau, District 47A Scholarship Application

The Delegate Scholarship Program was enacted into law by the Maryland General Assembly in 1957 (§ 18-501 of the Business Article, Annotated Code of Maryland). The Scholarship Program provides funds for enrollment in undergraduate, graduate or professional studies at approved colleges, universities and private career (or vocational) schools in the State of Maryland.

To Be Eligible for a Delegate Jimmy Tarlau Scholarship, Applicants MUST:


LIVE IN THE 47th DISTRICT. Please go to http://mdelect.net/  to make sure Delegate Tarlau is one of YOUR Delegates. If he is, then please submit this application. If he is not, please contact your district delegates and senator for their specific scholarship applications. The main number to the Maryland General Assembly is (301) 858 – 3000.


COMPLETE AND FILE THE APPLICATION BELOW FOR A DELEGATE SCHOLARSHIP: The application must be completed and filed by the deadline.  Even if you have received a delegate scholarship in the past, you MUST still complete an application annually. You can find the application linked here and below.


COMPLETE AND FILE THE FAFSA (APPLICATION FOR FINANCIAL AID): This form may be obtained from high school guidance counselors, in high school libraries, or from the Maryland Higher Education Commission, 6 N. Liberty St., Baltimore, MD 21201, Phone (410) 767-3300, or http://www.mhec.state.md.us/ . The FAFSA should be filed no later than March 1, 2018 to ensure our Scholarship Committee’s receipt of the applicant’s financial aid information in a timely manner.


PLAN TO ATTEND A MARYLAND COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY, OR PRIVATE CAREER SCHOOL: The applicant must attend a college, university, or private career school in the State of Maryland. The private career school must have the approval of the Maryland Higher Education Commission to operate, and must be accredited by a national accrediting association approved by the United States Department of Education. Applicants may be eligible for scholarship assistance to attend out-of-state colleges, universities or private career schools if they are enrolling in an academic program which is not offered in a Maryland college, university, or private career school. For further information, contact Mr. Carl Brooks, Program Administrator for District 47, the Maryland Higher Education Commission, Phone (410)767-3245, or carl.brooks@maryland.gov .


PLAN TO ATTEND SCHOOL FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME: Full-time attendance is defined as 12 credits per semester for undergraduate and 9 credits per semester for graduate students. Part-time attendance is defined as 6 to 11 credits per semester for undergraduates and 6 to 8 credits per semester for graduate students.


Selection Criteria:  Selection is based on a combination of factors.  All students are encouraged to apply.

Delegate Jimmy Tarlau wishes you the best in your academic endeavors!!!

DELEGATE JIMMY TARLAU’S SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT 47A, SCHOOL YEAR 2018-2019
Please read the information regarding eligibility and selection criteria before filling out this form.
(Deadline: Friday, April 13, 2018)
PLEASE PRINT OR TYPE CLEARLY. Questions may be directed to my office, (301) 858-3326.\

Name (Last, First, MI): __________________________________________________________

Male ___________ Female _____________                        
DOB: _____________________________________________
Address (Street, City, Zip Code):
_________________________________________________________________________
Social Security No.: ______________________________  
Phone Number:   Home: _________________________   Cell: _______________________   
Fax: ___________________
E-mail address:__________________________________________________________________


Name and location of a Maryland undergraduate, graduate, vocational or private career school you plan to attend during the 2018-2019 school year. (Note: Applicants may be eligible for scholarship assistance to attend out-of-state colleges, universities or private career schools ONLY if they are enrolling in an academic program which is not offered in a Maryland college, university, or private career school. For further information, contact Mr. Carl Brooks, Program Administrator, the Maryland Higher Education Commission, phone (410)767-3245, or carl.brooks@maryland.gov .)

School: _________________________________________________
Location: __________________________________
Unique Major (if applicable): _____________________________________________
Attendance will be:
Full-time (minimum of 12 semester hours) ____ Part-time (6-11 semester hours) _____
If graduating high school in 2018:
Name of High School:  ____________________________________________________
Graduation Date: __________________________________  
College Acceptance Received: Yes_________ No_________
SAT/ACT Exam Date: ___________   SAT Verbal: _______________   SAT Math: ____________
SAT Writing: __________      ACT Composite: _________      GPA: ______________
Have you received a Delegate Jimmy Tarlau Scholarship in the past?  _______________
If returning to college or graduate school in 2018-2019:
Name of college or graduate school most recently attended:   ___________________
Location: _____________________________
School Years attended: ________________________________________________
If attending graduate school in 2018-2019:
List degrees received, date awarded, and name of granting college or graduate school:
 __________________________________________________________________
Date you submitted or will submit a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) form:   _____________________________________________

Certification: The information reported in or attached to this application is complete and accurate.

Student’s Signature: _______________________________________________   

Date: ____________________

Postmark completed application by Friday, April 13, 2018 to:

Delegate Jimmy Tarlau
6 Bladen Street, Room 209
Annapolis, MD 21401-1991


Or Fax completed application by midnight, Friday, April 13, 2018 to:   301-858-3403
Or E-Mail completed application by midnight, Friday, April 13, 2018 to: