The economy of the state of Maryland is lead by its shipping and transportation industries.
This activity is centered around the Port of Baltimore, ranked 17th in the US based on tonnage (2008).
The Workforce Shortage Student Assistance Grant (WSSAG) program is for students who plan to work in specific career or occupational programs upon graduation.
Eligible fields include: child care, human services, teaching, nursing, physical and occupational therapy, social work, and public service.
Maryland is one of the smallest states in the Union. There are a lot of people here, a lot to see and do, much history to experience and much beauty to marvel at.
And there is also much in the way of educational opportunities.
Students may apply directly through the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC).
Scholarship for incoming freshmen and undergraduate transfer students enrolling at Hood College.
The Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) Office of Student Financial Assistance (OSFA) is committed to assisting Maryland residents and families to complete their education.
OSFA has scholarship and grant programs based on a student's financial need, talents and gifts, or on career choice.