Education Scholarships

The City of Bowie provides Excellence in Education scholarships yearly to qualified graduating high school seniors. Over the years, over $50,000 in scholarships have been awarded to students.

Nomination Process

  • Nominations may only come from the schools.
  • Students should contact the guidance office of their high school by mid-January and let them know that they are residents of the City of Bowie and would like to be considered for nomination.


For a school to consider a student for nomination, students must:
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0;
  • Live in the City of Bowie; and
  • Have been accepted at an accredited college or university.

Check City residency here

High school seniors interested in the scholarship should contact their school guidance counselor. The 2020 deadline is March 9, 2020.