Maine 4-H Foundation Post Secondary ScholarshipsEligibility: Qualified candidates must be: 1) a current member of 4-H who currently active in 4-H activities; and 2) a graduating senior or an individual who has graduated from high school but has delayed post-secondary school for no more than one year.
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
How is this Awarded: A committee of the 4-H Foundation reviews applications and selects recipients. Awards to graduating high school seniors are based primarily on academic achievement and 4-H activities. The scholarships are not renewable.
High school applicants must submit an application, a high school transcript, essay “How has 4-H shaped my life” and 4-H resume, and a letter of recommendation from a 4-H leader or educator.
Applications may be downloaded from the Maine 4-H Foundation webpage. Applications are also available from high school Guidance Offices, county extension offices, and:
Maine 4-H Foundation
University of Maine
5717 Corbett Hall, Room 310
Orono, Maine 04469-5717
Tel: (207) 353-5550
Fax: (207) 581-3212
NOTE: There is one application for 5 different scholarships.
When Can I Apply: On or after December 1 of the award year.
Deadline Description: Completed application must be received by March 4 of the award year.
Deadline Date: March 4
Nonspecific to course of study