Maine Scholarships

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ASHRAE Region I Setty Family Foundation Scholarship

ASHRAE Setty Family Foundation Scholarship awards a $3,000 scholarship, annually, to an undergraduate student studying mechanical or architectural engineering at a post-secondary educational institution within ASHRAE Region I.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
December 1

Madeline A. Storer and Peter A. Lancaster Scholarships

New England Water Works Association offers this scholarship to undergraduate students in Maine to encourage and promote their pursuit of a career in Maine’s water and wastewater profession.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 1

Mary Lou Marks Smith Scholarship

The Garden Club Federation of Maine offers the Mary Lou Marks Smith Scholarship to undergraduate community college students to further their education in wildlife, horticulture, floral design, or related fields.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1

The GCFM Horticulture Scholarship

The Garden Club Federation of Maine offers the GCFM Horticulture Scholarship to one undergraduate student enrolled in floriculture, horticulture, conservation, or other garden fields of study across the U.S.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1

Elson T. Killam Memorial Scholarship

NEWWA offers the Elson T. Killam Memorial Scholarship of $1,500 to an outstanding student enrolled in a civil or environmental engineering program at a four-year college or university.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Francis X. Crowley Scholarship

NEWWA offers the Francis X. Crowley Scholarship of $3,000 is offered to undergraduate students enrolled in civil or environmental engineering programs or business management programs at a four-year college or university.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

George E. Watters Memorial Scholarship

New England Water Works Association awards the George E. Watters Memorial Scholarship of $5,000 scholarship to one undergraduate student in a civil engineering program at a four-year college or university.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Joseph Murphy Scholarship

New England Water Works Association (NEWWA) awards the Joseph Murphy Scholarship of $1,500 to an undergraduate student enrolled in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or any subject related to water management.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Judy Wallingford Scholarship

Female students pursuing a career in water works are eligible for a $1,000 award from the Maine Water Utilities Scholarship Fund.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Michael Garofano Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to a student passionate to promote policies and practices to provide safe drinking water and pursue an academic career in civil, environmental, or water management sciences.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Mitchell Scholarship

The Mitchell Scholarship offers up to $10,000 for graduating seniors from 130 public school students in Maine to pursue their undergraduate studies and complete their education.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
130 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
June 2023

NEEBC Scholarship Program

The scholarship program offers up to $5,000 to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled part-time or full-time in human resources-related fields at accredited New England colleges or universities.

Amount
$2,000–$4,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NEWWA Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship

The NEWWA Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship Program provides one or more scholarships of $2,000 to undergraduate and graduate students seeking careers in water works.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Richard H. Pierce Memorial Scholarship

The Maine Educational Services (MES) Foundation offers the Richard H. Pierce Memorial Scholarship of $5,000 to 10 undergraduate students to complete their studies at accredited colleges or universities in Maine.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship

The Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship offers one $1,500 scholarship to a female undergraduate student in Maine.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 13

Lemieux Lovejoy Youth Scholarship

The Lemieux Lovejoy Youth Scholarship offers one $1,500 scholarship to a female high school senior.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 13

Children and Youth Scholarships

The American Legion Department of Maine Foundation offers the Children and Youth Scholarships to seven outstanding high school seniors and graduates who demonstrate financial need to further their education.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
7 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 1

Rod Harmon Scholarship

The Rodney C. Harmon Memorial Scholarship awards two scholarships to deserving students from Maine for continuing their post-secondary education. The scholarship is awarded based on merit, need, and community involvement.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
2.7
Deadline
May 1

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

The Lamey Wellehan Maine Difference Scholarship

The Lamey Wellehan Organization offers three Maine Difference scholarships to three high school seniors or -graduates to further their education in ecology and economics at post-secondary institutions in Maine.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 30

NERC College/Graduate Scholarship

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) offers NERC College/Graduate Scholarship to qualified students of Korean descent, including international students from Korea, to further their education.

Amount
$5,000
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 30

Stanley R. Arnold Scholarship

The scholarship, sponsored by New England State and Local Tax Forum, is awarded to one student enrolled in a qualifying tax program, pursuing MST, J.D., or LL.M degrees.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 1
Winner announcement
August 2023

One AWWA Operator Scholarship

The One AWWA Operator Scholarship offers a $1,000- scholarship to undergraduate and vocational students interested in the water operator profession. Current water operators are eligible to apply.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1
Winner announcement
September 30, 2023

Maine Scholarships

Maine is located in the northeast of the United States, with a population of 1.372 million. It is a beautiful state known for its rocky coastline, pristine forests, lighthouses, and lobsters. It is home to about 38 universities providing high-quality education to students. There are many options for Maine scholarships that can help you get through college financially. The options include state-specific scholarships and private ones too.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in Maine?

  • University of Maine

The University of Maine ranks 219th among the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for a scholarship in Maine, check out the Mary Lou Marks Smith Scholarship.

  • University of New England

The University of New England ranks 285th in the list of the top national universities in the United States. The NEEBC Scholarship Program is a great way to fund your studies at the university.

  • Husson University

Husson University ranks around 332nd in the list of the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for funds, try the Mitchell Scholarship.



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