Scholarship Requirements

Both the Bernard Osher and the Crankstart Scholarship programs have similar criteria.

Recipients must meet the following requirements:

  • Enrolled as a part-time or full-time MSU student
  • Returning/continuing postsecondary studies after a gap of 5 or more years
  • Pursuing a first-time Bachelor's degree
  • Between the ages of 25-50
  • U.S. Citizen and Maryland Resident (must be verified)
  • Have a GPA of 2.7 or higher
For additional information, please visit The Center for Continuing and Professional Studies (McKeldin Building Room - 308), or fill out the Scholarship Interest Form by clicking on the link shown below: