Lou Fontana Scholarship Fund

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 nontraditional path to the profession.
Scholarship Amount: $750
Application Process:

The application is available online at www.madsec.org. Application materials should be received by March 17, 2023. Please submit to: MADSEC, 50 Industrial Drive, Augusta, ME 04330. Applicants will be reviewed by the Selection Committee.

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 Deadline Date: March 17th
Eligibility Codes:
Enrolled in College
High School
Open to postgrads
Returning to School