Adult Degree Completion ScholarshipEligibility: Admitted to a degree program at a University of Maine System institution seeking a first baccalaureate degree Maine resident. Returning to higher education after having experienced a gap of 3 years or more since last enrolled. Registered at least part-time (6-8 credits) each semester during the academic year. Demonstrates financial need.
Scholarship Amount: Multiple awards up to $4,000 awarded per academic year.
How is this Awarded: Applications are reviewed by a committee made up of representatives from each University of Maine System campus. Awards are based on eligibility criteria outlined above.
Additional information regarding the Adult Degree Completion Scholarship and the electronic application may be found at http://www.maine.edu/future-students/adult-students/scholarships/
When Can I Apply: Applications are available all year with awards announced in August and December for the upcoming semester.
Deadline Description: Application deadline for Fall is August 1.
Application deadline for Spring is December 1.
Returning to School
Nonspecific to course of study