Mitchell Scholarship

Eligibility: To be eligible for consideration, an applicant must be a full time resident of Maine and graduating in the spring from a public high school in Maine. Boarding students from households with residency outside of Maine are not eligible to apply for the Mitchell Scholarship. Applicants should plan to attend a two-year or four-year degree program at an accredited college or university in the fall semester immediately following their high school graduation. Students pursuing a two-year degree are eligible for up to four years of scholarship support if they continue their education beyond the initial two years. Candidates are evaluated based on the following criteria: academic potential, community impact, and financial need.
Scholarship Amount: $10,000 to be paid out in four equal installments of $2,500
Application Process:

Applications can be completed and submitted online: http://mitchellinstitute.org/scholarship/

Deadline Description: Online applications must be submitted by April 1 of the award year, along with a current high school transcript with mid-year grades; recommendation letter from a high school teacher, counselor, or principal; and the Student Aid Report (SAR), generated by completing the FAFSA. Applicants must also submit by May 1 of the award year the acceptance letter and financial aid offer (a screenshot from online account is acceptable) from their top-choice college.
Deadline Date: April 1st
Eligibility Codes:
High School
Courses:
Nonspecific to course of study