FULL-TIME ENROLLMENT: Four (4) scholarships will be awarded as follows: The Richard McDonough Scholarship in the amount of $1,500, the Dr. Howard L. Bowen Scholarship in the amount of $1,000, the Murray L. Brown Scholarship in the amount of $1,000, and the George A. Davala Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. Additionally, one Maine Community College Scholarship (MCCS) in the amount of $750 will be awarded in each of the three (3) MSEA areas to a student attending a Maine Community College provided there is an applicant. If there is no applicant from an area, that scholarship may be awarded to a qualified applicant from another area. The MCCS applicants will first be considered along with the other applicants for the four (4) scholarships mentioned above. If not selected to receive one of these scholarships, they will then be considered for the MCCS Scholarship.
PART-TIME ENROLLMENT: Three (3) $500 scholarships for MSEA/SEIU members enrolled in part-time (or full-time) educational programs. (One $500 scholarship will be awarded to a member in each of the three MSEA areas.) Applications for the three area part-time annual scholarships will be considered only from MSEA members who are furthering their education either on a part-time basis while employed OR on a full-time basis after obtaining an educational leave of absence. Also, members working to maintain certification and/or licensing in their field.
Applications are available from: Maine Service Employees Association – SEIU, Local 1989 website mseaseiu.org, 65 State Street, Augusta, Maine 04330, Tel: (207) 622-3151, Fax: (207) 623-4916, Email: email@example.com.