Available Grants & Scholarships

Current Grant & Scholarship Opportunities

Alice W. Bowen Memorial Scholarship - The Alice W. Bowen Memorial Scholarship is an annual scholarship of up to $5,000 to a Calvert County Public School graduating senior who completed the Academy of Health Professions program at the Career and Technology Academy and intends to pursue post secondary education in the area of health professions.Learn More →
Deb Sheftz Memorial Scholarship - To provide a scholarship to a student graduating from Patuxent High School for college attendance. The scholarship is for a single year per student and will be awarded annually in the amount of $2500. The scholarship will be awarded the end of May of each year and will be paid to the educational institution for first year college expenses.Learn More →
Opportunity Fund Grants Awarded to Four Charles County Nonprofits - Congratulations to the four Charles County nonprofits that recently received Opportunity Fund Grants to strengthen their programs to improve the quality of life for county residents. The awardees are: The Charles County Children’s Aid Society, which received $5,000 to support their 2017 School Supplies Project. This will ensure that children going to Charles County Public Schools have the tools to start off their school year right. The Center for Abused Persons, which received $3,722 whichLearn More →
The Opportunity Fund Grant Program - This grant provides resources to address health and wellness needs of Charles County residents. Monetary grants of up to $5,000 are available to 501 (c) (3) organizations, religious charities, and government agencies that provide drug rehabilitation, emotional rehabilitation, domestic violence, and youth wellness services to Charles County residents.Learn More →

Additional Resources



  • Carefirst Grants Offered to nonprofits all over Maryland: Maternal and Child Care Grants due September 15; Health-related Program Grants due October 12 – for more information go to: carefirstcommitment.com
  • Good Neighbor Citizenship Grant Program: application open through Oct. 31. *minimum of $5K grants for nonprofits, schools, government entities. Details
  • Governor’s Grant Officegrants.maryland.gov
  • Maryland Small Grants Program: Nonprofits in Southern Maryland are eligible to apply Details
    Rachel Duden, Program Associate, US Education and MSGP
    7 Park Center Court Owings Mills, MD 21117
    Phone: 410-654-8500,  Ext. 229 Direct: 443-738-1180, Fax: 410-654-3943
    The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, Inc.