University of Southern Maine

The University of Southern Maine administers a significant number of scholarships. Each scholarship will have specific selection criteria and deadline dates. Review USM's Student Financial Aid web page at: for details regarding the scholarship criteria.
Scholarship Amount: Varies.
Application Process:

When a student applies for admission at USM, he/she is automatically considered for many of these scholarships. However, there are some scholarships that require an application or a faculty nomination. Scholarships may also require demonstration of financial need, which can be determined from the submission of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to the federal processor. Most scholarships requiring an application can be found on the Scholarships page of USM’s Financial Aid Office web page ( Any questions may be directed to the Financial Aid Office at (207) 780-5250.

Scholarships have varying deadlines. Refer to USM’s web site at for specific deadline dates.

Eligibility Codes:
Enrolled in College
High School
Returning to School