The Sherman Experience
How to Apply
HOW To Apply
All students must submit an application to UMBC admissions and a separate application to the Sherman Program. In order to be awarded a Sherman scholarship, you must be accepted into a STEM or MAT program at UMBC.
Undergraduate student applications can be found on UMBC’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions Web site.
Graduate student applications can be found on UMBC’s Office of Graduate Admissions Web site.
The Sherman Scholarship Application seeks an essay and two letters of
reference. It is better if these letters of reference come from people
who can speak about your strengths in the STEM areas and/or interest in
The Sherman Program Application can be found either on
of Undergraduate Admissions Web site,
or you can download it in PDF format by clicking here.