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 Recent Snapshot: Awards in Action!


In addition to UB scholarships offered to high-achieving students, the Helen P. Denit Honors Program offers additional financial awards exclusively to Denit Honors Scholars.

Denit Honors students traveled for service and study abroad opportunities to the following destinations: 
Belize • Brazil • Chile • Guatemala • England • Nicaragua

With the help of a $1000 award, students recently completed internships at the following organizations: 
ICARH Projects – Nigeria • Smithsonian- Museum of Natural History • Solar Energy Industries Association • Pararas Creative Group • Hartford County States Attorney’s General • International Social Service- USA Branch • Gilbert Advertising and Appraisal, LLC • Family Crisis Center of Baltimore County • Office of Attorney General, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit;
University of Maryland Emergency Medicine Associates, PA • Leisure World of Maryland Corporation • Office of Legislative Audits • Protiviti, Inc. (a global consulting firm) • Baltimore CASH Campaign • Securities Exchange Commission (SEC)

Denit Honors Scholars also enjoy free registration, travel and accommodations at various academic and leadership conference

 "This internship has introduced me to a career path that I had never considered before. Without this experience, I believe that I could have possibly missed out on my dream job. Every day spent at my internship has taken me one step closer to where I want to be."
- Jennifer Kelly


Congratulations to Denit Honors Scholar Tanyeka Alexander, a senior in the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business, is the recipient of a 2014-15 AICPA/Accountemps Student Scholarship from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Alexander, an intern in the tax department of the Baltimore headquarters of the CliftonLarsonAllen accounting firm, is the only student from Maryland to receive the award. More than 1,100 students nationwide applied for the scholarship; 10 were selected. Read more.

Last Published 6/17/15