BECA's 2021 St. Mary's County

Common Scholarship Application

was due on February 18, 2021. The application is now closed. 

See the CALENDAR for important next steps.  

DRAFT LIst of 2021 Scholarship Award Winners, revised May 29, 2021. 

Please note that this is unofficial and may contain errors. Every student listed should have recieved a phone call or an email from the provider.  If not, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to resolve the issue. Actual dollar amounts of awards may differ. An award is not valid unless official notification is received from the scholarship provider. The chart is first listed by the scholarship, followed by a listing sorted by the winning students' names.  

2021 Awards sorted by the scholarship name. (Unofficial draft. You must have  a call or email from the scholarship provider for a valid award.)

 

Scholarship Number Scholarship Name Winning Student First Name Winning Student Last Name Amount of First Year Scholarship Current High School or College 
A1 AFCEA Vinay Pundith  $           2,000 Great Mills High School
A1 AFCEA Zachary Wedding  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A2 AVIAN Cyber Security Mackenzie Nicolas  $                500 Northern High
A3 AVIAN Systems Engineering Katherine Rioux  $                500 Home Schooled
A4 Dugan, McKissick, Longmore LLC for Barbara Horn  Emma Harris  $                500 King's Christian Academy
A5 BECA Evan D'Angelo $1,000 Chopticon High School
A5 BECA James Edwards $1,000 Chopticon High School
A5 BECA Emma Harris $1,000 King's Christian Academy
A5 BECA Abby Higgs $1,000 Chopticon High School
A5 BECA Kaylee Howe $1,000 Leonardtown High School
A5 BECA Jamie Laurel $1,000 Leonardtown High School
A5 BECA Amanda Staples $1,000 Chopticon High School
A6 BECA Luke Wichrowski $1,000 Leonardtown High School
A6 Cedar Point Federal Credit Union Frank E. Gorley Scholarship Ella Brown  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A6 Cedar Point Federal Credit Union Beacon Scholarship Jolie Ganzell  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A6 Cedar Point Federal Credit Union Keepers Club Scholarship Olivia Mesmer  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A7 Cedar Point Financial Services Scholarship Katherine Rioux  $                500 Home Schooled
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Jaliyah Blackwell  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Ava Brown  $                900 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Ella Brown  $                800 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Asha Gaines  $                500 CSM
A9

Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship 

Tehya Gaines  $                900 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Rayleigh Graves  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Taryn Greenhow  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Christopher Holton,Jr  $                800 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Helena Lehr  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Jenna Mackall  $                300 Great Mills High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Samaria Miles  $                400 Great Mills High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Omotayo Ojo  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Ebun-Oluwa Popoola  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Zakiyah Purdy  $                900 Great Mills High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  JuWaun Queen  $                400 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  George Rivers  $                400 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Lance Wall  $                300 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Myles Wall  $                300 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Thomas Wall  $                300 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Azaria Rubio  $           1,000 Shenandoah U. 
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Taylor Berry  $           1,000 UMCP
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Amyah Hill  $                900 Towson
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Ayana Leblans  $                900 Goucher
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Maia Brown  $           1,000 U of Pitt
A10 Fitzgerald Family Scholarship TBA      
A 11 Garner Visual and Performing Arts Scholarship Jocelyn Finnecy  $           2,000 Chopticon High School
A11 Garner Visual and Performing Arts Scholarship Breanna Lemerise  $           2,000 Chopticon High School
A12 Hollywood Elementary School PTA/Retired Teacher Scholarship Claire  Ichniowski  $           500 Great Mills High School 
A13 Lettie Marshall Dent Scholarship TBA      
A14 Lexington Park Lions Club Foundation Thomas  Jamison  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A15 Scholarship for the Education and Training of Children of Employees of the Metropolitan Commission Nicole Gray  $           1,250 Huntingtown High
A15 Scholarship for the Education and Training of Children of Employees of the Metropolitan Commission William Jarboe  $           1,250 St. Mary's Ryken
A15 Scholarship for the Education and Training of Children of Employees of the Metropolitan Commission Robert Miller  $           1,250 Patuxent High
A15 Scholarship for the Education and Training of Children of Employees of the Metropolitan Commission Colby Murphy  $           1,250 Other
A16 National Pan-Hellenic Council  Samaria Miles  $                500 Great Mills High School
A17 Newtowne Players  Breanna Lemerise  $                500 Chopticon High School
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Jaliyah Blackwell 2000 Leonardtown High School
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Trisha Joy Francisco 2000 North Point High School
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Nicole Gray 2000 Huntingtown High
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Joshua Nguyen 2000 St. Mary's Ryken
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Sausan Rahman 2000 Great Mills High School
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Gregory Shamenek 2000 North Point High School
A19 Raley, Watts & O'Neill--Chris King, Financial Advisor Jill Hayden 1500 Chopticon High School
A20 St. Mary's County Garden Club Jolie Ganzell  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A21 St. Mary's County Public Schools Retirees Scholarship Lauren Cooney  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A22 Southern Maryland Youth Ministries Ava Brown  $                750 Leonardtown High School
A22 Southern Maryland Youth Ministries George Rivers  $                750 Leonardtown High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Jesse Harris, Jr.  $           1,000 St. Mary's Ryken
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Mackenzie Nicolas  $           1,000 Northern High
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda George Rivers  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Daymone Simmons  $           1,000 St. Mary's Ryken
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Gregory Shamenek  $           1,000 North Point High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Lance Wall  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Myles Wall  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Thomas Wall  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A24 Tarleton Agricultural Scholarship Jaida Rhea  $           2,000 St. Mary's Ryken
A26 The Woman's Club of St. Mary's County Olivia Mesmer  $           2,000 Great Mills High School
A26 The Woman's Club of St. Mary's County Omotayo Ojo  $           2,000 Leonardtown High School
A26 The Woman's Club of St. Mary's County Ethan Ray  $           2,000 Great Mills High School
A27 William Smith Memorial Scholarship Tyler Arends  $                500 Great Mills High School
A28 Women in Defense Abby Higgs  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A29 Unified Committee For Afro-American Contributions, Elmer Brown Scholarship George Rivers  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B31 Alpha Beta Chapter, Delta Kappa Gamma Frances Lancaster Grant for Teacher Education Jaron Scott  $           1,000 Huntingtown High School
B32 American Society of Military Comptrollers Emma Harris  $                500 King's Christian Academy
B32 American Society of Military Comptrollers Amanda Staples  $                500 Chopticon High School
B32 American Society of Military Comptrollers Julia Stevenson  $                500 Great Mills High School
B33 ANA, Association of Naval Aviation Jade Durham  $           1,000 Northern High
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Evan D'Angelo  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Shayne Drof  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Briley Gillingham  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Abby Higgs  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Barbara J Lawrence Memorial Scholarship for Nursing Alyssa Said  $                500 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Jeffrey Wedding  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B35 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Elvear B. Johnson, (Ph.D.) Scholarship Helena Lehr  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B36 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Tri-County, MD Scholarship Ebun-Oluwa Popoola  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B38 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Zandra Isaac Book Scholarship Blake Bahr  $                500 Leonardtown High School
B38 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Zandra Isaac Book Scholarship Layla Cozart-Amos  $                500 St. Mary's Ryken
B38 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Zandra Isaac Book Scholarship Andrea Datan  $                500 Great Mills High School
B39 Leonardtown Lions Club, Raymond Stone Memorial Awards Ryan Mallett  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B40 Leonardtown Rotary Scholarship Sara VanRyswick   $           1,000 Leonardtown High School 
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Tyler Arends  $           4,000 Great Mills High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Brandon Davis  $           4,000 Chopticon High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Shayne Drof  $           4,000 Chopticon High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Jade Durham  $           4,000 Northern High
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Matthew Harrer  $           4,000 St. Mary's Ryken
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Madeline Kibler  $           5,000 Leonardtown High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Kurt Perrygo  $           4,000 Leonardtown High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Bradley Putnam  $           4,000 Chopticon High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Ethan Ray  $           4,000 Great Mills High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Katherine Rioux  $           4,000 Home Schooled
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Liam Smith  $           4,000 Leonardtown High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Jason Stone  $           4,000 Great Mills High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Jeffrey Wedding  $           4,000 Chopticon High School
B42 MedStar St. Mary's Hospital Scholarship Program TBA      
B43 NAACP Claudia Pickeral Scholarship for a Student Majoring in Teacher Education Ava Brown  $                500 Leonardtown High School
B44 NAACP Honorary Claudia Pickeral Scholarship Taryn Greenhow  $                500 Chopticon High School
B44 NAACP Honorary Claudia Pickeral Scholarship Terrence Greenhow Jr.  $                500 Chopticon High School
B44 NAACP Claudia Pickeral Scholarship for a Student Planning Any Major in College JuWaun Queen  $                500 Leonardtown High School
B44 NAACP Claudia Pickeral Scholarship for a Student Planning Any Major in College George Rivers  $                500 Leonardtown High School
B44 Scholarship  in Honor of Sheriff Joseph Lee Somerville—First African American Sheriff elected in St. Mary’s County Ebun-Oluwa  Popoola  $                500 Great Mills High School
B44 Scholarship  in Honor of Sheriff Joseph Lee Somerville—First African American Sheriff elected in St. Mary’s County Samaria  Miles  $                500 Great Mills High School
B46 Darrel "Stone Cold" Canter Nam Knights Of America MC Skipjack Chapter Faith Fitz  $           2,500 King's Christian Academy
B47 St. Mary's County Bar Association Scholarship Emily Gardiner  $           1,000 St. Mary's Ryken
B48 St. Mary's County Farm Bureau Scholarship-Non-Agricultural Kayla Thomas   $                500  Chopticon HIgh School 
B49 St. Mary's County Farm Bureau Scholarship-Non-Agricultural Sara VanRyswick   $                500 Leonardtown High School 
B50 St. Mary's County Farm Bureau Scholarship-Trade School Program Elijah Thomas   $                500 Chopticon High School 
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Lacey Bateman  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Regan Coombs  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Faith Fitz  $           1,000 King's Christian Academy
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Marissa Jarrett  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Alice Kelly  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Paige Lettau  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Braeden Sampson  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Haley Towne  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Kennedy Walker  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B52 Support Education Foundation's Dorothy Marvil Scholarship, Sponsored by Educational Systems Federal Credit Union Sophie Anderson  $           3,000 Leonardtown High School
B53 Support Education Foundation's Rosemary Brinkley Business and Finance Scholarship, Sponsored by Educational Systems Federal Credit Union Jaeden Hosea  $           3,000 St. Mary's Ryken
B54 Lexington Park Rotary Mike Marley Service Scholarship Ella Brown  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B55 Lexington Park Rotary Mel And Tricia Powell Public Service Scholarship Andrea Datan  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B56 Lexington Park Rotary Robert And Rita Academic Scholarship George Rivers  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B57 Lexington Park Rotary Robert And Rita Vocational Scholarship Kaylee Howe  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B58 Lexington Park Rotary Greg Clarke Aviation-Military Scholarship Minh Nguyen  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Sophie Anderson  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Reagan Angle  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Abby Higgs  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Kaylee Howe  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Olivia Mesmer*  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Liam Smith  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Jacqueline Tippett  $           1,000 Chopticon High School

 * New award, 6-23-21

2021 Awards sorted by student name (Unofficial draft. You must have  a call or email from the scholarship provider for a valid award.)

 

Scholarship Number Scholarship Name Winning Student First Name Winning Student Last Name Amount of First Year Scholarship Current High School or College 
B52 Support Education Foundation's Dorothy Marvil Scholarship, Sponsored by Educational Systems Federal Credit Union Sophie Anderson  $           3,000 Leonardtown High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Sophie Anderson  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Reagan Angle  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A27 William Smith Memorial Scholarship Tyler Arends  $                500 Great Mills High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Tyler Arends  $           4,000 Great Mills High School
B38 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Zandra Isaac Book Scholarship Blake Bahr  $                500 Leonardtown High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Lacey Bateman  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Taylor Berry  $           1,000 UMCP
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Jaliyah Blackwell  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Jaliyah Blackwell $               2000  Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Ava Brown  $                900 Leonardtown High School
A22 Southern Maryland Youth Ministries Ava Brown  $                750 Leonardtown High School
B43 NAACP Claudia Pickeral Scholarship for a Student Majoring in Teacher Education Ava Brown  $                500 Leonardtown High School
A6 Cedar Point Federal Credit Union Frank E. Gorley Scholarship Ella Brown  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Ella Brown  $                800 Leonardtown High School
B54 Lexington Park Rotary Mike Marley Service Scholarship Ella Brown  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Maia Brown  $           1,000 U of Pitt
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Regan Coombs  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A21 St. Mary's County Public Schools Retirees Scholarship Lauren Cooney  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B38 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Zandra Isaac Book Scholarship Layla Cozart-Amos  $                500 St. Mary's Ryken
A5 BECA Evan D'Angelo $1,000 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Evan D'Angelo  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B38 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Zandra Isaac Book Scholarship Andrea Datan  $                500 Great Mills High School
B55 Lexington Park Rotary Mel And Tricia Powell Public Service Scholarship Andrea Datan  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Brandon Davis  $           4,000 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Shayne Drof  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Shayne Drof  $           4,000 Chopticon High School
B33 ANA, Association of Naval Aviation Jade Durham  $           1,000 Northern High
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Jade Durham  $           4,000 Northern High
A5 BECA James Edwards $1,000 Chopticon High School
A 11 Garner Visual and Performing Arts Scholarship Jocelyn Finnecy  $           2,000 Chopticon High School
B46 Darrel "Stone Cold" Canter Nam Knights Of America MC Skipjack Chapter Faith Fitz  $           2,500 King's Christian Academy
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Faith Fitz  $           1,000 King's Christian Academy
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Trisha Joy Francisco 2000 North Point High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Asha Gaines  $                500 CSM
A9

Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship 

Tehya Gaines  $                900 Leonardtown High School
A6 Cedar Point Federal Credit Union Beacon Scholarship Jolie Ganzell  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A20 St. Mary's County Garden Club Jolie Ganzell  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B47 St. Mary's County Bar Association Scholarship Emily Gardiner  $           1,000 St. Mary's Ryken
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Briley Gillingham  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Rayleigh Graves  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A15 Scholarship for the Education and Training of Children of Employees of the Metropolitan Commission Nicole Gray  $           1,250 Huntingtown High
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Nicole Gray 2000 Huntingtown High
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Taryn Greenhow  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B44 NAACP Honorary Claudia Pickeral Scholarship Taryn Greenhow  $                500 Chopticon High School
B44 NAACP Honorary Claudia Pickeral Scholarship Terrence Greenhow Jr.  $                500 Chopticon High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Matthew Harrer  $           4,000 St. Mary's Ryken
A4 Dugan, McKissick, Longmore LLC for Barbara Horn  Emma Harris  $                500 King's Christian Academy
A5 BECA Emma Harris $1,000 King's Christian Academy
B32 American Society of Military Comptrollers Emma Harris  $                500 King's Christian Academy
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Jesse Harris, Jr.  $           1,000 St. Mary's Ryken
A19 Raley, Watts & O'Neill--Chris King, Financial Advisor Jill Hayden 1500 Chopticon High School
A5 BECA Abby Higgs $1,000 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Abby Higgs  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Abby Higgs  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Amyah Hill  $                900 Towson
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Christopher Holton,Jr  $                800 Chopticon High School
B53 Support Education Foundation's Rosemary Brinkley Business and Finance Scholarship, Sponsored by Educational Systems Federal Credit Union Jaeden Hosea  $           3,000 St. Mary's Ryken
A5 BECA Kaylee Howe $1,000 Leonardtown High School
B57 Lexington Park Rotary Robert And Rita Vocational Scholarship Kaylee Howe  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Kaylee Howe  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A12  Hollywood Elementary PTA/Retired Teacher Scholarship Claire Ichniowski $           500 Great Mills High School
A14 Lexington Park Lions Club Foundation Thomas  Jamison  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A15 Scholarship for the Education and Training of Children of Employees of the Metropolitan Commission William Jarboe  $           1,250 St. Mary's Ryken
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Marissa Jarrett  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Alice Kelly  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Madeline Kibler  $           5,000 Leonardtown High School
A5 BECA Jamie Laurel $1,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Ayana Leblans  $                900 Goucher
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Helena Lehr  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B35 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Elvear B. Johnson, (Ph.D.) Scholarship Helena Lehr  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A11 Garner Visual and Performing Arts Scholarship Breanna Lemerise  $           2,000 Chopticon High School
A17 Newtowne Players  Breanna Lemerise  $                500 Chopticon High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Paige Lettau  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Jenna Mackall  $                300 Great Mills High School
B39 Leonardtown Lions Club, Raymond Stone Memorial Awards Ryan Mallett  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A6 Cedar Point Federal Credit Union Keepers Club Scholarship Olivia Mesmer  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A26 The Woman's Club of St. Mary's County Olivia Mesmer  $           2,000 Great Mills High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Samaria Miles  $                400 Great Mills High School
A16 National Pan-Hellenic Council  Samaria Miles  $                500 Great Mills High School
B44 Scholarship  in Honor of Sheriff Joseph Lee Somerville—First African American Sheriff elected in St. Mary’s County Samaria  Miles $                500 Great Mills High School
A15 Scholarship for the Education and Training of Children of Employees of the Metropolitan Commission Robert Miller  $           1,250 Patuxent High
A15 Scholarship for the Education and Training of Children of Employees of the Metropolitan Commission Colby Murphy  $           1,250 Other
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Joshua Nguyen 2000 St. Mary's Ryken
B58 Lexington Park Rotary Greg Clarke Aviation-Military Scholarship Minh Nguyen  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A2 AVIAN Cyber Security Mackenzie Nicolas  $                500 Northern High
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Mackenzie Nicolas  $           1,000 Northern High
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Omotayo Ojo  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A26 The Woman's Club of St. Mary's County Omotayo Ojo  $           2,000 Leonardtown High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Kurt Perrygo  $           4,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Ebun-Oluwa Popoola  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B36 Tri-County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Tri-County, MD Scholarship Ebun-Oluwa Popoola  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
B44 Scholarship  in Honor of Sheriff Joseph Lee Somerville—First African American Sheriff elected in St. Mary’s County Ebun-Oluwa Popoola  $          500 Great Mills High School
A1 AFCEA Vinay Pundith  $           2,000 Great Mills High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Zakiyah Purdy  $                900 Great Mills High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Bradley Putnam  $           4,000 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  JuWaun Queen  $                400 Leonardtown High School
B44 NAACP Claudia Pickeral Scholarship for a Student Planning Any Major in College JuWaun Queen  $                500 Leonardtown High School
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Sausan Rahman 2000 Great Mills High School
A26 The Woman's Club of St. Mary's County Ethan Ray  $           2,000 Great Mills High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Ethan Ray  $           4,000 Great Mills High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Ethan Ray  $           1,000 Great Mills High School
A3 AVIAN Systems Engineering Anthony Rematt  $                500 Leonardtown High School
A24 Tarleton Agricultural Scholarship Jaida Rhea  $           2,000 St. Mary's Ryken
A7 Cedar Point Financial Services Scholarship Katherine Rioux  $                500 Home Schooled
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Katherine Rioux  $           4,000 Home Schooled
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  George Rivers  $                400 Leonardtown High School
A22 Southern Maryland Youth Ministries George Rivers  $                750 Leonardtown High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda George Rivers  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A29 Unified Committee For Afro-American Contributions, Elmer Brown Scholarship George Rivers  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
B44 NAACP Claudia Pickeral Scholarship for a Student Planning Any Major in College George Rivers  $                500 Leonardtown High School
B56 Lexington Park Rotary Robert And Rita Academic Scholarship George Rivers  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Azaria Rubio  $           1,000 Shenandoah
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Barbara J Lawrence Memorial Scholarship for Nursing Alyssa Said  $                500 Chopticon High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Braeden Sampson  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B31 Alpha Beta Chapter, Delta Kappa Gamma Frances Lancaster Grant for Teacher Education Jaron Scott  $           1,000 Huntingtown High School
A18 Northrop Grumman Corporation--Science, Technology and Engineering Scholarship Gregory Shamenek 2000 North Point High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Gregory  Shamenek 1000 North Point High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Daymone Simmons  $           1,000 St. Mary's Ryken
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Liam Smith  $           4,000 Leonardtown High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Liam Smith  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A5 BECA Amanda Staples $1,000 Chopticon High School
B32 American Society of Military Comptrollers Amanda Staples  $                500 Chopticon High School
B32 American Society of Military Comptrollers Julia Stevenson  $                500 Great Mills High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Jason Stone  $           4,000 Great Mills High School
B59 Lexington Park Rotary Multiple Scholarships  Jacqueline Tippett  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Haley Towne  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B51 Stephen's Fund Memorial Scholarship Kennedy Walker  $           1,000 Leonardtown High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Lance Wall  $                300 Chopticon High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Lance Wall  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Myles Wall  $                300 Chopticon High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Myles Wall  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A9 Episcopal Diocese of Washington's St. Mary’s County Scholarship  Thomas Wall  $                300 Chopticon High School
A23 Tau Lambda Lambda Thomas Wall  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B34 Charlotte Hall Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship Jeffrey Wedding  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
B41 Marine Corps Aviation Assc. John Glen Squadron Scholarship  Jeffrey Wedding  $           4,000 Chopticon High School
A1 AFCEA Zachary Wedding  $           1,000 Chopticon High School
A6 BECA Luke Wichrowski $1,000 Leonardtown High School
A10 Fitzgerald Family Scholarship TBA      
A13 Lettie Marshall Dent Scholarship TBA      
A28 Women in Defense Abby Higgs $1000 Chopticon High School
B40 Leonardtown Rotary Scholarship Sara VanRyswick $1000

Leonardtown High School

B42 MedStar St. Mary's Hospital Scholarship Program TBA      
B48 St. Mary's County Farm Bureau Scholarship-Non-Agricultural Kayla Thomas $500 Chopticon HIgh School
B49 St. Mary's County Farm Bureau Scholarship-Non-Agricultural Sara  VanRyswick $500 Leonardtown High School
B50 St. Mary's County Farm Bureau Scholarship-Trade School Program Elijah Thomas $500 Chopticon High School
A12 Hollywood Elementary School PTA/Retired Teacher Scholarship Claire  Ichniowski $500 Great Mills HIgh School

 

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Want to help make a difference while you shop in the Amazon app, at no extra cost to you? Simply follow the instructions below to select "St Marys County Business Education and Community Alliance Inc" as your charity and activate AmazonSmile in the app. They'll donate a portion of your eligible mobile app purchases to us. This is one of the sources of income that allows BECA funds eight to 20 $1000 scholarships per year. 

How it works:
1. Open the Amazon app on your phone
2. Select the main menu (=) & tap on "AmazonSmile" within Programs & Features
3. Select "St Marys County Business Education and Community Alliance Inc" as your charity
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app

 

ABOUT BECA

BECA is the St. Mary's County Business, Education, and Community Alliance. BECA works to help students from St. Mary's County achieve their higher education goals. We provide the St. Mary's County Common Scholarship Application with more than $200,000 in local scholarships. The electronic application is now OPEN.  The deadline for completing the application is February 18, 2020. 

 

DONATE to help students achieve their dreams 

Please help support the work that BECA does in St. Mary's County.

1. Sign up for Amazon Smile. It's easy and a percentage of every dollar you spend goes to BECA. Use the link at the right. Then, go to smile.amazon.com every time you shop. It's super easy.

2. Use this link to donate online with a credit card. DONATE ONLINE. Or, send a check to BECA, P.O. Box 153, Leonardtown, MD 20650.