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Lou Fontana Scholarship Fund

Eligibility: Undergraduate and graduate students from the University of Maine System who are matriculating toward a degree in teaching Special Education, preferably in the area of Severe Disabilities. Preference may be given to applicants following a non-traditional path to the profession.

Scholarship Amount: $750

How is this Awarded: The following will be considered: GPA, work experience with people with disabilities (paid and/or volunteer), resume, and "statement of commitment" to working with students with disabilities.

Application Process:

The application is available online at www.madsec.org. Application materials should be received by March 1, 2020. Please submit to: MADSEC, 50 Industrial Drive, Augusta, ME 04330. Applicants will be reviewed by the Selection Committee. All applicants will be notified of the decision by March 29, 2020.

Deadline Description: Applications must be received by March 3 of the award year.

Deadline Date: March 3

Eligibility Codes:
Enrolled in College
High School
Open to postgrads
Returning to School