Native American Waiver and Scholarship Program

Eligibility: Students who are on the tribal census of a federally recognized North American tribe or who have a parent or grandparent on the tribal census. Some residency requirements may apply.
Scholarship Amount: Varies -- waivers covering tuition and fees at University of Maine System universities, and scholarships subsidizing room and board charges at University of Maine System campuses which provide housing.
Application Process:

Native American Scholarship Program applications may be obtained from: Wabanaki Center, Dunn Hall, University of Maine, Orono, Maine 04469, or: Financial Aid Office of the University of Maine System where student has applied, or online at

Deadline Description: January 1st for fall; September 1st for spring
Eligibility Codes:
Enrolled in College
High School
Returning to School
Nonspecific to course of study