University of Maine
$3,000 annually, renewable for those credits required to complete a first program of study, or a total of eight semesters of full-time study, whichever occurs first.
The number of awards offered varies annually based on the number of qualified applicants.
The University of Maine Academic Scholarship Program is designed to acknowledge, attract, and retain academically talented and diverse students who seek the intellectual stimulation and opportunities for personal development offered at the state's only comprehensive institution of higher learning in Maine. Selection is competitive and based on a combination of portfolio, class rank, and standardized test scores. Students earning these awards are generally in the very top of their high school class, have an outstanding grade point average and have excellent standardized test scores. The scholarship committee will select recipients and determine award amounts based on the following criteria: academic achievement, as reflected by information in the completed application for admission; diversity, as reflected by ethnicity, race, gender, physical challenge, field of academic study, purpose for pursuing higher education, or perseverance in overcoming educational and social obstacles; and significant personal accomplishments beyond the traditional measures of academic achievement, including work experience, field study, or personal accomplishments in spite of adversity.
Detailed information about this scholarship is available online on the University of Maine (UMaine) website. For consideration, a separate scholarship application, which may require an audition or p ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.