Scholarships, Grants & Awards

Our students are encouraged to apply for department scholarships.

The following scholarships are offered exclusively to geography majors:

scholarship name description
Catherine Britt Memorial Scholarship The award is given to an outstanding economics and/or geography student with a preference for combined majors. While students at any level are eligible, students with an established performance at Towson have an advantage.
Department of Geography and Environmental Planning General Scholarship The purpose of this award is to provide ongoing scholarships for students in the Department of Geography and Environmental Planning. While students at any level are eligible, students with an established performance in TU geography courses have an advantage.
Dr. John M. Morgan III GIS Endowment This scholarship is open to seniors pursuing work in the field of GIS.
Drew Dedrick Scholarship This scholarship is open to continuing freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, and graduate students in the College of Liberal Arts who are in good academic standing.
Fred and Joan Ward Scholarship This scholarship is open to sophomore, junior, senior, transfer, and graduate students in the College of Liberal Arts. Preference is given to students with an AAS in Land Surveying from CCBC.

Students are also encouraged to apply for other scholarships through the TU Scholarship Seeker.