Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science
VII. Scholarships, Awards and Assistantships
B. State Scholarships
The state of Maryland offers scholarships and
grants based on financial need, academic major,
merit or a combination of these factors. Legal
residents of Maryland apply using the FAFSA or the
Renewal FAFSA. The deadline is March 1. Some state
programs, such as teaching scholarships, require
separate applications and have different deadlines.
For more information about all state scholarships
and grants, students can visit the Maryland Higher
Education Commission’s online at
www.mhec.state.md.us. (Towson University
Graduate Catalog 2010-2011, p. 22).
consent is required for admission to all occupational therapy major