Maryland Senatorial Scholarship

Thank you for applying for the Maryland Senatorial Scholarship for the 2024-2025 academic year. To be considered for a McKay Senatorial scholarship, you must reside in District 1. If you are unsure of your Senatorial representation, go to, click on members, and then click on Find my Representative and enter your street address and zip code.

The scholarship application consists of four parts:

  1. Application(Click here to print form)
  2. List of extracurricular activities, community activities and work experience.
  3. Recommendation(s) (from a non-relative)
  4. Essay describing your goals and how this scholarship will assist you in achieving them.

Scholarship applications must be postmarked by Friday, March 15, 2024, and mailed to: Senator Mike McKay, 100N. Mechanic Street, Cumberland, Maryland 21502. Please mark the envelope “Attn. Scholarship Fund”. If you are emailing, please send to:

A FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) financial package must be completed before you apply. By using the federal site, there is no charge to complete the FAFSA form.

If you have any questions, you may contact me at 240-362-7040. Incomplete and/or late applications will not be accepted.