Scholarships

Since 2010, the Community Foundation has been the leading source for post-secondary scholarship funding in Harford County. Our program supports many areas of study, with scholarships funded by generous donors who believe in the value of education.


2019 Scholarships Available. Applications due May 1.

2019 Scholarship Application Requirements

General Scholarship Application

Richard O. Cook VMD Scholarship Up to $500

Offered to a worthy senior in the Harford Tech Agribusiness/Animal Science Program who demonstrates great personal character, passion for animals, and a dedication to pursue a career in animal studies.


Robert W. Ellenby Travel and Tourism Scholarship $1,000

Established to foster and promote career interest in the travel industry and to support students who wish to pursue a travel-related profession.

Closed for 2019:

Academic Legacy Elementary Educator Scholarship $1,500

Offered to encourage and assist high school seniors and undergraduate college students to pursue careers in elementary education.


Academic Legacy Engineering Scholarship $1,500

Offered to encourage and assist a high school senior in pursuit of an education in engineering.


Academic Legacy Engineering Scholarship $2,500

Offered to encourage and assist college undergraduates in the completion of an education in engineering.


Academic Legacy Secondary Educator Scholarship – $1,500

Offered to encourage and assist high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores and juniors to pursue careers in secondary education.


Academic Legacy Women’s Science, Engineering and Math Scholarship $1,500

Offered to encourage and assist female high school seniors in the top 25% of their class in terms of SAT/GPA to pursue an education in science, engineering and math.


Academic Legacy Women’s Science, Engineering and Math Scholarship $2,500

Offered to encourage and assist female college undergraduates in completion of an education in science, engineering and math.


Charles John Eshinsky Memorial Scholarship – $800

Offered to a student who pursues a post-secondary degree in science, technology, engineering and/or math (STEM). Meet Charles Eshinsky.


Colin J. Haller Scholarship – $1,000

Offered to a student who pursues a health-related bachelor’s degree to include, but not limited to, nursing, pre-medical, psychology, sports medicine, or pharmaceuticals. Meet Colin.


Edward V. Goetz Environmental Science Scholarship $1,000

Offered to a student committed to attending an accredited environmental science program including but not limited to geology, ecology, natural science, botany, biology, zoology, ornithology, habitat restoration, environmental/wildlife management, forestry. Meet Edward Goetz.


William A. Humbert Memorial Scholarship $5,000

Offered to a graduate of a Harford County high school who is currently a college junior or college senior majoring in music or music education, or is in a graduate program. Meet William Humbert.

Laura Eller, recipient of the William A. Humbert Memorial Scholarship North


Harford High School graduate Laura Eller received the $5,000 William A. Humbert Memorial Scholarship and will use her scholarship as she continues her studies at Minnesota State College Southeast. The William A. Humbert Scholarship is awarded to a graduate of a Harford County high school who is currently a college junior or senior majoring in music or music education or is in a graduate program. The scholarship is named in memory of William “Bill” Humbert, a charter member of the Bel Air Community Band and a founder of the Bel Air Summer Concert Series.

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