September 22, 2019

William S. Gray Endowed Scholarship Awarded by Bowie State University

The William S. Gray Endowed Scholarship is an award sponsored by Bowie State University.

Information About the Scholarship:

Amount of Scholarship: Average – $4000
Application Deadline: 15-April
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must be a graduate of a Maryland high school, have a minimum 2.5 grade point average, provide evidence of community service and/or extracurricular activities while in school, and demonstrate financial need.
Eligible for: College freshman

Awarded by:

Bowie State University
Henry Administration Building, 14000 Jericho Park Road
Bowie, MD 20715
Phone: 301 860 3540
Fax Number: 301 860 3549

Contact Details:

Donald Kiah
Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management

Phone: 301 860 3427

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Bowie State University

Bowie State University