Senatorial Scholarship

Senatorial Scholarship decisions have been made for the 2017-2018 school year. If you are interested in applying in the future, please check back here again in February 2018.

Dear Applicant,


In order to be eligible for the Senatorial Scholarship through Senator Michael Hough’s office, you must be a graduating high school senior, undergraduate student, post graduate student, or career/technical school student residing in District 4. The scholarship may be used for full-time enrollment at any accredited Maryland institute of higher education. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and must have already applied for FAFSA before submitting their application.


Important Dates:

  • February 1st – Scholarships Applications are open.
  • March 1st – Complete and file your FAFSA.
  • June 1st – All applications are due.


Print the application below. Please complete and mail to 3510 Worthington Blvd., Ste. 301 Frederick, MD 21704 post-marked no later than June 1st, 2017.


If you are planning to attend a college or university out-of-state, you must receive an approved Unique Major Status in order to receive a Senatorial Scholarship. The application for Unique Major Status is provided below and takes up to 8 weeks to review. Please complete your application in a timely manner.


You can also contact my office during the Legislative Session for more details about the program by emailing me at or calling at 301-858-3704.



Senator Michael Hough
Frederick and Carroll Counties

Scholarship Application Packet Unique Major Packet