University of Maine
$2,000 to $8,000 annually, renewable for up to three additional years if the student maintains a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
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. This award is for students who distinguish themselves through class rank and 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. Students selected for academic scholarships may be eligible for one of the following awards: the Presidential Scholarship, the Flagship Scholarship, the Dean’s Scholarship, or the Black Bear Scholarship.
Detailed information about this scholarship is available online on the University of Maine (UMaine) website. The student applies for this scholarship by applying for admission to UMaine. No separate ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.