Be sure to check with your high school guidance counselor or ask about financial aid at your college admissions office. Here on this page we've identified a few of the most common scholarship programs that are available right in your state...
State of Maine Grant Program
Up to $5,000 scholarships to financially needy Maine College students.
Mainely Character Scholarship
Up to $5,000 scholarships to academically or athletically gifted Maine College students.
The Maine State Chamber of Commerce Scholarships
Up to $25,000 in different scholarships, grants and loans to residents of Maine.
The Richard H. Pierce Memorial Scholarship
$5,000 merit-based scholarships to financially needy Maine college students.
Powering Education Scholarship
$2,000 annual scholarship to disabled Maine college students.
Nell Goff Memorial Scholarship
$1,000 scholarships to financially needy Maine College students.
Hood Sportsmanship Scholarship
$5,000 scholarships to athletically gifted Maine College students.
Nancy & Harry Koenigsberg/Textile Study Group
$1,500 scholarships to creative Maine College students who are interested in "fiber art".
The Russ Casey Maine Restaurant Scholarship
$1,000 scholarships to Maine College students to learn about the restaurant and hospitality industry.
Maine Community Foundation Scholarships
Various scholarships available to Maine residents from the Maine Community Foundation.
Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Scholarship
Up to $12,000 per year to Maine college freshman who do good in school!
Lighthouse Guild Scholarships
Up to $10,000 to legally blind Maine college students. Read More
Obviously this list is just the tip of the iceberg in the vast ocean of available scholarships and grant programs. To get a more extensive idea of the funding opportunities you might be eligible for, visit these database websites to see which scholarship programs match you!