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The Richard H. Pierce Memorial Scholarship

Recipients must:
- Be a Maine resident entering 1st year of post-secondary education
- Intend to enroll/be enrolled in a two (2) or four (4) year degree-granting college or university, which is accredited by the Association of Schools and Colleges.
- Show a strong desire to complete degree program.

- Academic excellence demonstrated by the content of the applicant’s transcript and GPA.
- Contributions to school, community, and/or work environment.
- Demonstrated financial need.
- Two letters of recommendation.
- A personal essay of 300 words or more.

Scholarship Amount: $5,000

How is this Awarded:
- A $5,000 scholarship per student per year will be awarded.
- Scholarships will be renewable for up to four (4) years (depending on the grade level of the student).
- A total of ten (10) scholarships will be awarded to eligible students.

Application Process:

Visit the Maine Education Foundation website to complete the simple online application.

Eligibility Codes:
Enrolled in College
High School