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The 53rd Annual Tri-State College Night to be held Virtually October 12th

More than 60 Educational Institutions Represented; Scholarships to be Awarded


On Tuesday, October 12, 2021, Allegany College of Maryland will host the 53rd Annual Tri-State College Night from 5-7 p.m.  This year’s event will be held virtually. Visit to register to attend. Tri-State College Night is sponsored by the Allegany County Guidance Counselors’ Association in partnership with Allegany College of Maryland and strives to help high school students make educated decisions about post-secondary plans.


Tri-State College Night provides students and parents with an opportunity to learn about various colleges, universities, and career and technical schools as well as branches of the military and their service academies.  To date, more than 60 of these schools and military organizations will be represented at this year’s event. 


Four high school students attending the virtual event will be awarded, by random drawing, scholarships ranging from $350 to $750 for a total of $2,200 to help them further their education.  Two $350 scholarships will be awarded to high school juniors and two $750 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors.  One of the $750 scholarships is designated for a senior who plans to enroll in Allegany College of Maryland.


The colleges, universities, and career and technical schools that have indicated their participation at the virtual Tri-State College Night are as follows:  Allegany College of Maryland, Bethany College, California University of Pennsylvania, Capital Technology University, Chatham University, Concord University, Eastern University, Eastern Kentucky University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Fairmont State University, Frostburg State University, Garrett College, Geneva College, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, James Madison University, La Roche University, La Salle University, Liberty University, Loyola University of Maryland, Lycoming College, Marshall University, Maryland Army National Guard, McDaniel College, Messiah University, Mount Aloysius College, Mount St. Mary’s University, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, Radford University, Roanoke College, Robert Morris University, Saint Francis University, Saint Vincent College, Salisbury University, Seton Hill University, Shenandoah University, Slippery Rock University, Stevenson University, University of Maryland Baltimore County, University of Maryland College Park, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, University of Tennessee, Washington College, Washington and Jefferson College, Waynesburg University, West Liberty University, West Virginia Junior College, West Virginia University – Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design, West Virginia University Morgantown, WVU Potomac State College, Wheeling University, Wilson College, and York College of Pennsylvania.


For more information about this event, contact Lauren Winterberg at Allegany College of Maryland at 301-784-5124 or via email at


Published 10/8/21