The event will also recognize the posthumous promotion of Collins to a First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army:
- Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, 4 p.m.
The Richard W. Collins III Leadership With Honor Scholarship Ceremony honors Collins's legacy by recognizing outstanding ROTC cadets, who will follow in his footsteps to become commissioned officers of the United States Army.
Established in July 2018 by Senate Bill 1202, the Collins Scholarship provides opportunities to Maryland HBCU cadets to pursue their goal of higher education and service to their country as officers in the U.S. military. Learn more about the scholarship.