Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant Program

The Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant (WSSAG) program is for students who plan to peruse career/occupational programs in the fields of child care, human services, teaching, nursing etc.

Award Amount

$2,000 - $4,000

Number of Awards


Deadlines & Renewal

Application Deadlines July 1
Winners Announcement Dates No Detail Available
Award Cycle Annually
Is the scholarship auto renew every cycle No Detail Available

Eligibility Requirements

Gender No Requirement
Program Accreditation No Requirement
Veterans and their families only No
State of Residence Maryland
Minimum GPA No Requirement
Essay No Requirement
Eligible minority groups No Requirement
Eligible nursing programs No Requirement

Sponsoring Organization

Maryland Higher Education Commission

6 North Liberty Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

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