The Change the Pain Scholarship is for high school students in Maryland who see Pain differently. Applications will be open from

January 28, 2021 - May 15, 2021.


What are the scholarship requirements?

  • Applicant must be a full-time high school senior in the state of Maryland
  • Applicant must be accepted into an accredited college/university by April 1, 2021

What do I need to apply?

  • A completed and submitted application
  • 1 letter of recommendation

When will I need to provide proof of College Acceptance?

Qualified applicants will be asked to provide proof of college enrollment before the application deadline (April 15, 2021)

Who should write my letter of recommendation?

Your letter of recommendation must be written by a nonrelative, an employer, colleague, or friend. Your recommender should be able to speak to your character and achievements

How much is the Scholarship?

The Change the Pain Scholarship provides recipients $1,000 for college expenses

When will I be notified if I was selected to receive the scholarship?

Final Decisions will be made in May, 2021