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Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD
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The Johns Hopkins University (informally Johns Hopkins, JHU, or just Hopkins) is a not-for-profitprivate research university based in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. The university was founded on January 22, 1876 and named for its benefactor, the philanthropist Johns Hopkins.Daniel Coit Gilman was inaugurated as the first president on February 22, 1876.

Johns Hopkins maintains campuses in Maryland; Washington, D.C.; Italy; China and Singapore. The university is organized into two undergraduate divisions and five graduate divisions on two main campuses—the Homewood campus and the Medical Institutions campus—both located in Baltimore. The university also consists of the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, the Peabody Institute, the Carey Business School, and various other facilities.

Johns Hopkins pioneered the concept of the modern research university in the United States and has ranked among the world's top such universities throughout its history. The National Science Foundation (NSF) has ranked Johns Hopkins #1 among U.S. academic institutions in total science, medical and engineering research and development spending for 31 consecutive years. As of 2011, thirty-seven Nobel Prize winners have been affiliated with Johns Hopkins, and the university's research is among the most cited in the world.

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3400 N Charles St, Mason Hall
Baltimore, MD 21218-2688
(410) 516-8000

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Scholarships for Students in Maryland

Name Amount Deadline
Hodson Trust Scholarship Varies Varies
Sommer Scholars Program 100% of tuition Varies
IES Need-Based Financial Aid Scholarship Up to $2,000 Varies
IES Diversity Merit-Based Scholarship Varies Varies
IES Diversity Merit-Based Scholarship Varies Varies
IES Merit-Based David Porter Diversity Scholarship Up to $5,000 Varies
IES Merit-Based David Porter Diversity Scholarship Up to $5,000 Varies
Aegon USA Inc. Scholarship Varies Varies
Marlene K. Barrell Scholarship Varies Varies
BGE Scholarship Varies Varies
Bloomberg Scholars Program 100% of tuition Varies
BD Diagnostics Biotechnology Education Scholarship Varies Varies
Edward Franklin Buchner Fellowship Varies Varies
Dorothy Davis Scholarship 50% of tuition Varies
Linda A. Fedor Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Louis and Rose Gabor Scholarship Varies Varies
Stanley Gabor Scholarship Varies Varies
Nancy Grasmick Fellowship Varies Varies
Jumble-Inn Scholarship Varies Varies
Mary Levin Scholarship Varies Varies
Kelvin D. Machemer Scholarship Varies Varies
Helen Hassie Lichtenstein Scholarship Varies Varies
Helen M. and E. Magruder Passano Jr. Scholarship Varies Varies
Michael/Weinstein Scholarship Varies Varies
Richard and Marie Conley Mumma Scholarship Varies Varies
Pi Lambda Theta Scholarship Varies Varies
Eugene H. Ryer Scholarship Varies Varies
Aileen and Gilbert Schiffman Fellowship Varies Varies
Alumni Scholarship - JHU Education Varies Varies
William H. Thomson Scholarship Varies Varies
Anna McClintock Welch Matching Fund Varies Varies
Wilson Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Alison P. Wolcott Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest $25,000 Varies