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  • A.L.S. Family Charitable Foundation, Inc., Scholarship
    $3,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: The A.L.S. Family Charitable Foundation, Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must be children of A.L.S. patients (living or deceased). Students must be recent high school graduates with a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be full-time college students at an accredited institution with at least nine hours of coursework. Students must be residents of New England.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 229
    Buzzards Bay, MA 02532

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  • Art Scholarship
    $1,000
    March 16
    Sponsor: Liberty Graphics

    Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors at a Maine high school and be legal residents of Maine. Students must submit artwork, usually with a theme of Maine and the outdoors.

    How to apply: Applications are available from your high school guidance counselor or on the Liberty Graphics website beginning in late February or early March of each year.

    P.O. Box 5
    44 Main Street
    Liberty, ME 04949

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  • Aurand Harris Memorial Playwriting Award
    $500-$1,000
    May 1
    Sponsor: The New England Theatre Conference, Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must live in New England and/or be members of NETC and submit a full-length play written for a young audience. The play must not have been previously published, previously produced by a professional company or submitted to the Harris competition. Students may only submit one play. There is a $20 processing fee.

    How to apply: There is no application.

    Aurand Harris Playwriting Award
    215 Knob Hill Drive
    Hamden, CT 06518-2431

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  • Barbara C. Littlefield Vocal Scholarship
    $2,100
    May 6
    Sponsor: Portland Rossini Club

    Eligibility: Applicants must be over 17 years of age and must audition with selections from at least two contrasting musical periods for a total of 10 to 15 minutes. Students must perform these selections from memory and provide the judges with an original copy of the music.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    143 State Street
    Portland, ME 04101

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  • BASAA Scholarship
    $10,000
    September 16
    Sponsor: Fund for Education Abroad

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens currently enrolled at an accredited educational institution. Students must plan on studying abroad for a minimum of 30 days. Preference is given to students with unmet financial need and students traditionally underrepresented in education abroad (first-generation college students, minority students, community college students, veterans, students with disabilities and returning learners).

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1920 North Street N.W.
    Suite 200
    Washington, DC 20036

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  • Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Scholarship
    $1,000
    June 1
    Sponsor: Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the East Coast surfing community. Rising high school seniors, current undergraduate college students and returning students may apply regardless of age. Two letters of recommendation and a 500-word essay are required. Previous applicants and winners may reapply each year.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    BPSF Scholarship Committee
    Attn: Lynne Pelletier
    5121 Chalk Street
    Morehead City, NC 28557

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  • Business and Professional Women/Maine Continuing Education Scholarship
    $1,200
    April 13
    Sponsor: Futurama Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine residents who have completed at least one year of college or will have done so by the end of the spring semester following application. They must be in good standing or on an approved leave of absence of one year or less at their educational institution. Financial need is required, and the student must have a definite plan to complete the program in which she is enrolled.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    c/o Marilyn Ladd, Office Manager
    103 County Road
    Oakland, ME 04963

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  • Children and Youth Scholarships
    $500
    May 1
    Sponsor: American Legion, Department of Maine

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students attending or planning to attend an accredited college or vocational school. Applicants must also demonstrate financial need and include two letters of recommendation and a personal statement.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    5 Verti Drive
    Winslow, ME 04901-0727

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  • Clauder Competition Prize
    Up to $3,000
    March 31
    Sponsor: Portland Stage Company

    Eligibility: Applicants must live or attend school in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. This requirement may be waived for playwrights who have previously lived in New England and produce material relevant to the area. They must submit a full-length play that is an original work and has not been produced or published.

    How to apply: No application form is required.

    Attn.: Literary Manager
    P.O. Box 1458
    Portland, ME 04104

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  • Daniel Cardillo Charitable Fund
    Varies
    May 1
    Sponsor: Maine Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Students must be passionately committed to an activity outside of school, and they must show financial need for further pursuit of that activity. Applicants should also be able to show that they care deeply about other people.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    245 Main Street
    Ellsworth, ME 04605

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  • Daniel E. Lambert Memorial Scholarship
    $1,000
    May 1
    Sponsor: American Legion, Department of Maine

    Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or vocational technical school and be U.S. citizens. A parent or grandparent must be a veteran, verified by a copy of military discharge papers with the application. Applicants must have good character and believe in the American way of life.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    5 Verti Drive
    Winslow, ME 04901-0727

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  • Downeast Feline Fund
    Varies
    June 15
    Sponsor: Maine Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduates of Maine high schools. They must be currently enrolled in a school of veterinary medicine. Preference will be given to students who are in their third or fourth year of school.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    245 Main Street
    Ellsworth, ME 04605

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  • Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship
    $500
    December 31
    Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend post-secondary institutions in the New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont) or New York state and be pursuing a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field.

    How to apply: Applications are available online but cannot be completed electronically. All applications must be mailed.

    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111-1494

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  • Early College for ME
    Up to $2,000
    Varies, set by each school
    Sponsor: Early College for ME

    Eligibility: Applicants must be in their junior year at one of the 74 Maine high schools participating in the program. The list of schools is online at http://www.earlycollege.me.edu/participating.html. Students must be Maine residents for at least one year prior to entering the first year of college and must have not yet made plans for college and yet be capable of succeeding at a community college. High schools may also take financial need into consideration when selecting students for the program as well as whether or not the student is the first one to attend college in their family. The program provides community college courses in the senior year of high school, as available, as well as financial aid for a one-year or two-year degree program at a Maine community college.

    How to apply: Speak with your guidance counselor at your high school about entering the program.

    Maine Community College System
    323 State Street
    Augusta, ME 04330-7131

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  • FMC Skaters Scholarship
    Varies
    May 1
    Sponsor: Facility Management Corporation (FMC) Ice Sports

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a New England resident, a senior in high school and skate at an FMC arena. Selection is based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, community service and accomplishments and leadership on the ice.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. Along with the application form, students must submit a high school transcript, one letter of recommendation, a student resume and a personal essay.

    100 Schoosett Street, Building 3
    Pembroke, MA 02359

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  • Geisinger Scholarship
    Varies
    January 16
    Sponsor: University of Michigan

    Eligibility: Students must be first year students entering the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor for the upcoming fall semester. Applicants must be from one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    College Administration
    1221 Beal Avenue
    Ann Arbor, MI 2102

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  • Guy P. Gannett Scholarship
    Varies
    June 1
    Sponsor: Maine Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Students must be graduates of Maine high schools or home-schooled in Maine. Applicants are considered for the award based on their interest in journalism, financial need and academic achievement. They must also continue to demonstrate an interest in journalism in college.

    How to apply: Applications are available online in January or by contacting the Maine Community Foundation.

    245 Main Street
    Ellsworth, ME 04605

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  • Headwaters Essay Contest
    $500-$1,000
    February 2
    Sponsor: Headwaters Magazine

    Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students at New England universities from one of the following states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. Students must write an essay as part of the application process.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    153 South Prospect Street
    Burlington, VT 05401

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  • Jackson Laboratory Scholarship
    $10,000
    February 1
    Sponsor: Jackson Laboratory

    Eligibility: Applicants must reside in Connecticut, Maine or in Sacramento County, California and must be pursuing a degree in biomedicine. Students must receive a nomination from a teacher and have financial need or be first-generation college students. Students must also have a 3.5 GPA and be graduating high school seniors.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Training and Education Office
    600 Main Street
    Bar Harbor, ME 04609

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  • James V. Day Scholarship
    $500
    May 1
    Sponsor: American Legion, Department of Maine

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, residents of Maine and graduating high school seniors. They must be enrolled in an accredited college or vocational technical school and provide evidence of financial need. Applicants must demonstrate good character and a belief in the American way of life.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    5 Verti Drive
    Winslow, ME 04901-0727

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  • Joel Abromson Memorial Scholarship
    $1,000
    April 15
    Sponsor: Equality Maine Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine high school seniors, and they must be accepted to an institution of higher learning.

    How to apply: Students may apply by sending a cover letter, essay, two letters of recommendation and a copy of their college acceptance letter to EqualityMaine.

    550 Forest Avenue
    P.O. Box 1951
    Portland, ME 04101

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  • Joseph W. Mayo ALS Scholarship
    Varies
    May 1
    Sponsor: Maine Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Students must currently be attending a post-secondary school. While their current school may be in any state, they must have graduated from a Maine high school or received a GED in Maine. Applicants should also be related to an ALS patient in one of the following ways: children, stepchildren, grandchildren, spouses, domestic partners or primary caregivers.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    245 Main Street
    Ellsworth, ME 04605

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  • Kent Nutrition Group Inc. FFA Scholarship
    $1,000
    January 15
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward a degree in one of the following fields: animal science, animal nutrition, dairy science, poultry science, equine/equestrian science, agriculture, agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or marketing and sales. Applicants must attend college in and be residents of one of the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia or West Virginia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

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  • Lemieux-Lovejoy Youth Scholarship
    $1,200
    April 13
    Sponsor: Futurama Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be female Maine residents who are high school seniors or who have recently graduated from high school.

    How to apply: Applications are available from your local BPW chapter.

    c/o Marilyn Ladd, Office Manager
    103 County Road
    Oakland, ME 04963

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  • Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship
    $2,500
    January 15
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture and reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

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  • Maine BPW Continuing Education Scholarship
    $1,200
    April 13
    Sponsor: Futurama Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be female Maine residents who are currently attending a college or training program.

    How to apply: Applications are available from your local BPW chapter.

    c/o Marilyn Ladd, Office Manager
    103 County Road
    Oakland, ME 04963

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  • Maine Demolay and Pine Tree Youth Foundation Scholarships
    Varies
    March 27
    Sponsor: Maine Demolay and Pine Tree Youth Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must submit a short essay. Students must demonstrate educational and civic achievement.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Benjamin Weisner
    288 Rowe Station Road
    New Gloucester, ME 04402

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  • Maine Difference Scholarship
    $1,000
    May 30
    Sponsor: Lamey-Wellehan Maine Difference Scholarship Program

    Eligibility: Applicants must be either a high school senior from the state of Maine or a graduate of a Maine high school (within the past four preceding years). Students must attend a college or university also in Maine starting in the fall. Applicants must have studies aimed at the ecology and economics in Maine to help insure that Maine benefits from the education of the student.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    940 Turner Street
    Auburn, ME 04210

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  • Maine Innkeepers Association Hospitality Scholarships
    Varies
    May 1
    Sponsor: Maine Innkeepers Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine residents and accepted to an accredited institution of higher learning with specialties in hotel administration or culinary sciences. Students must plan to begin a career in hospitality upon completion of their degrees.

    How to apply: Applications are available from the Maine Innkeepers Association.

    45 Melville Street
    Augusta, ME 04330

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  • Maine Oratorical Contest
    $125 to $1,500
    December 1
    Sponsor: American Legion, Department of Maine

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.

    How to apply: Application information is available by contacting the local American Legion Post.

    5 Verti Drive
    Winslow, ME 04901-0727

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  • Maine State Society Foundation Scholarship
    At least $1,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: Maine State Society Foundation of Washington, DC

    Eligibility: Applicants or their parent must have been born in or have been a legal resident of the state of Maine for at least four years. Applicants must be full-time students who are at least sophomores and must attend an accredited, non-profit college or university located in Maine.

    How to apply: Applications are available by mail and online.

    6508 Bowie Drive
    Springfield, VA 22150

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  • Maine Veterans Dependents Educational Benefits
    Varies
    Varies
    Sponsor: Bureau of Veterans' Services

    Eligibility: Applicants must be children whose mother or father is or was a veteran in the state of Maine. They must be at least 16 years old and be high school graduates. They must be pursuing a college degree. Benefits must be awarded prior to the dependent's 22nd birthday, unless he is serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, in which case they may be awarded until his 26th birthday.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    117 State House Station
    Augusta, ME 04333-0117

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  • Maine Vietnam Veterans Scholarship
    Varies
    May 1
    Sponsor: Maine Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must either have served in the United States Armed Forces in Vietnam or be descendants of someone who served in Vietnam. In some cases, children of U.S. Armed Forces veterans in general may qualify.

    How to apply: Applications are available at high school guidance offices or online.

    245 Main Street
    Ellsworth, ME 04605

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  • Mitchell Scholarship
    $2,500-$10,000
    April 1
    Sponsor: Mitchell Institute

    Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of Maine graduating from a public high school in Maine and attending a two- or four-year program at an accredited college. Scholarships are based on academic performance, community service and financial need. One scholarship is given out at every Maine public high school, with one extra scholarship per county intended for first-generation college students. While the deadline for the application is April 1, supporting materials have a deadline of May 1.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    75 Washington Avenue, Suite 2E
    Portland, ME 04101

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  • NACA Mid Atlantic Higher Education Research Scholarship
    Varies
    June 30
    Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities

    Eligibility: Applicants must be conducting research that will add to the college student personnel knowledge base including projects that focus on campus activities, problems faced by student affairs practitioners and challenges of higher education as they relate to campus activities. High school students are not eligible.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212

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  • NACE Eastern Area Scholarship
    $3,000
    January 1
    Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and essay scholarship questions are required.

    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145

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  • Nancy and Harry Koenigsberg Student Award
    $1,500
    April 1
    Sponsor: Textile Study Group of New York

    Eligibility: Applicants must be current undergraduate or graduate students in a college, school, or university in CT, DC, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA or VT who create fiber artwork. Students must submit images of their original artwork, artist statement and resume along with their application. This award is available once every three years.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 3592
    Grand Central Station
    New York, NY 10163

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  • New England FEMARA Scholarships
    $2,000
    December 31
    Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a technician ham radio license and be residents of the New England States (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont).

    How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be mailed in. They cannot be completed electronically.

    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111-1494

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  • New England Regional Student Program
    Varies
    Varies
    Sponsor: New England Board of Higher Education

    Eligibility: Students must be residents of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont and attend a school in another of those states that offers an RSP program in their major. The major must not be available at an in-school state.

    How to apply: Students should note that they are interested in the RSP program on their regular college application.

    45 Temple Place
    Boston, MA 02111

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  • Osher Scholarship
    Varies
    Varies
    Sponsor: Maine Community College System

    Eligibility: Students must be Maine residents who are not currently enrolled in any college or university program and who have completed no more than 24 college credits. They must also qualify for and be accepted into the associate of arts degree program in liberal/general studies at a Maine community college.

    How to apply: Applications are available from community colleges.

    323 State Street
    Augusta, ME 04330-7131

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  • Russ Casey/Maine Restaurant Associates Scholarship
    $1,000
    April 28
    Sponsor: Maine Restaurant Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine residents. They must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in a degree program relating to hospitality, restaurant management, hotel management or culinary arts. Preference will be given to students who are attending school in Maine. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, cover letter and one recommendation letter are required.

    Chairman, Scholarship Committee
    45 Melville Street
    Suite 2
    Augusta, ME 04332

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  • State of Maine Grant Program
    $1,700
    May 1
    Sponsor: Maine Education Assistance Division

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens, be Maine residents and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by May 1. They must have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $5,000 or less. Selection is based on financial need.

    How to apply: Application is made by completing the FAFSA.

    Finance Authority of Maine (FAME)
    5 Community Drive
    P.O. Box 949
    Augusta, ME 04332

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  • Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $3,000-$18,000
    May 1
    Sponsor: Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. residents or resident aliens who are permanent residents of Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. They must be enrolled in a demanding undergraduate course of study pursuing their first degrees. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is required. Applicants must demonstrate citizenship, character, serious-mindedness and financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay, transcript, counselor or professor recommendation, additional letter of recommendation, FAFSA Student Aid Report, financial aid award letter, documentation of college costs and student's and parents' tax forms are required.

    P.O. Box 870
    Salem, MA 01970

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  • Switzer Environmental Fellowship
    $15,000
    January 8
    Sponsor: San Francisco Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens enrolled in an accredited graduate institution in California, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut or Rhode Island. Students must be enrolled full-time during the entire academic year of receiving the award. Master's degree and JD students must be pursuing their terminal degree. Applicants seeking their Ph.D. must have completed at least three years of doctoral work by July 1 or plan to successfully pass their qualifying exams by May 1 of the year before receiving the award. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    One Embarcadero Center
    Suite 1400
    San Francisco, CA 94111

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  • Thomas E. Desjardins Memorial Scholarship
    Varies
    September 16
    Sponsor: Institute of Transportation Engineers - New England Section

    Eligibility: Applicants must be civil engineering undergraduates or graduate students who are enrolled at an accredited postsecondary institution in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. They must demonstrate an interest in transportation engineering through their coursework or extracurricular activities. Selection is based on academic merit, character and extracurricular activities.

    How to apply: Applications are available by request from the New England section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers. An application form and supporting materials are required.


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  • Timothy S. and Palmer W. Bigelow, Jr. Scholarship
    $3,000
    September 8
    Sponsor: Horticultural Research Institute

    Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors in a two-year course and have finished the first year, juniors in a four-year course and have finished the first two years or be graduate students. Undergraduates must have a minimum 2.25 GPA and graduate students a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must be from Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. Preference will be given to applicants who have financial need and who plan to work in the nursery industry after graduation, including starting a business.

    How to apply: Applications are available online or by mail.

    525 9th Street NW
    Suite 800
    Washington, DC 20004

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  • Tyler/Grandmaison MELMAC Scholarship
    $1,500
    Varies
    Sponsor: MELMAC Education Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine high school students nominated by their school's principal. They must be accepted to a college or university and demonstrate exceptional financial need. They must face challenges or obstacles in their pursuit of an education and be committed to public service.

    How to apply: Applications are made on the student's behalf by his or her high school principal.

    188 Whitten Road
    Augusta, ME 04330

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  • Unitil Scholarship Fund
    $5,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: Unitil

    Eligibility: Applicants must attend school and reside in one of the cities or towns in Unitil service territories and must have a declared major or concentration in science, technology, math or engineering.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Attn.: Kristen Anderson/Scholarship Committee
    6 Liberty Lane West
    Hampton, NH 03842

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  • Vernon T. Swain, P.E./Robert E. Chute, P.E. Scholarship
    At least $2,500
    March 13
    Sponsor: Maine Society of Professional Engineers

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Maine residents who are graduating high school seniors. They must have plans to enroll in an ABETEAC-accredited degree program in engineering and to pursue a career in engineering. Applicants have to have applied to at least one school that offers engineering degrees. These are the minimum acceptable standardized test scores: SAT Math 600, SAT Writing 500, SAT Critical Reading 500, ACT Math 29, ACT English 25, PAA Quantitative 750 and PAA Verbal 640. Selection is based on standardized test scores, GPA, personal essay, recommendations, extracurricular activities and work experience.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, personal statement, two recommendation letters and official SAT or ACT scores are required.

    Colin C. Hewett, P.E.
    Chairman, Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 318
    Winthrop, ME 04364

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  • Webber Group Career Advancement Scholarship
    $1,200
    April 13
    Sponsor: Futurama Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be female Maine residents who are age 30 or older. They must need financial assistance to improve their skills or complete education for career advancement. They must have a definite plan to use their training to improve their chances of advancement, train for a new career or to enter or reenter the job market. Applicants must be officially accepted into their course of study or program.

    How to apply: Applications are available from your local BPW chapter or your financial aid office.

    c/o Marilyn Ladd, Office Manager
    103 County Road
    Oakland, ME 04963

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