Jesse Harris, Ph.D.
Professor, Dean Emeritus, University of Maryland School of Social Work
Ways to Support Central Scholarship
Thank you for considering a gift to Central Scholarship. For generations of Americans, education has been the gateway to personal advancement and economic advancement. Our mission to provide needs-based support has not changed since our founding in 1927. Your gift will be a seed of lasting change to students who are striving to obtain an education.
Throughout our history, we have been fully funded by private donations. We receive no government funds for our programs. As a donor, you can be assured that your money will be well managed. In addition to attaining a 4-four rating from Charity Navigator. In addition, more than 81% of our annual expenses are applied to student services and scholarship awards.
Please make your check payable to Central Scholarship
Secure gifts may be made by clicking here. Follow the prompts to make a gift with your credit card.
Sponsor our Student Awards Ceremony
In the summer we recognize and celebrate the recipients of our scholarship and loan funds at our annual Student Awards Ceremony. Click here to download the Sponsorship Packet and find out how you can support this lovely event!
Honor special moments in a loved one’s or a friend’s life – a birth, anniversary, birthday or other special occasions.
- $5 minimum contribution for blank cards mailed to the donor.
- $10 minimum contribution for completed cards mailed directly to the recipient.
- $45 for 10 blank cards mailed directly to the donor.
Please call Kim Haley (410-415-5558) at Central Scholarship when you make a stock gift. Please let her know the date, stock name and the number of shares. This will provide us with an opportunity to acknowledge your gift in a timely manner.
Stock Broker: Morgan Stanley
The Zolet Lenet Group
2330 W Joppa Rd, Suite 255
Lutherville, MD 21093
Broker: Manuele Wasserman
Broker contact: Robert Friedman
Donors who wish to create legacy gifts may make arrangements with Central Scholarship. We encourage all legacy donors to discuss their wishes with their family members and financial advisors to share their vision. As part of that process, Central Scholarship appreciates a letter of intent from donors so that we may acknowledge your generosity. You can designated Central Scholarship as a beneficiary of your charitable giving through:
- Life Insurance
- Retirement Plans
For information on how to establish a Scholarship Fund, click here.Contact Nancy Fenton: firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-415-5558