Below are scholarships that are mailed to us, or brought to our attention in some other way, that we want you to have access to. Copies of the scholarship’s may also be found in the Guidance Office. Please check this frequently as we will update this information as it becomes available.
Scholarships for 2018-19 School Year
*High School Oratorical Scholarship (American Legion)
- Deadline: December 1, 2018
- Amount: Ranges from $1500 – $18,000
*University of Maine Pulp and Paper Foundation Scholarship
- Deadline: December 31, 2018
- Amount: 4 year full-tuition (valued at over $9,000 per year for four years)
- Requirements: Students who will attend UMaine to study engineering or engineering technology.
- Please click links for more info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-umaine-ppf-scholarship-application-for-engineering-majors-registration-50284888455
*Nav Entrepreneur Scholarship
- Deadline: January 1, 2019
- Amount: 2 Scholarships for $1,000 each
- Available to students enrolled in courses in Spring 2019. Preference will be given to students who run a business or have the desire to open a business.
- Click on the link for more information: https://www.nav.com/entrepreneur-scholarship/
*GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
- Deadline: January 4, 2019
- Amount: $10,000 renewable for up to 6 consecutive years
- To be eligible for this award, applicants must:
- demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship;
- demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent);
- be citizens of the United States of America;
- be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible); and
- plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.
- Please click on this link for more information https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/
*2019 New England Red Sox Service Scholarship Program
- Deadline: January 11, 2019
- Amount: $1,000
- 2019 New England Red Sox Service Scholarship Program will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship to graduating high school seniors attending each of the 38 public high schools selected based on 1) Demonstrated Community Service, 2) Academic Performance and 3) Eligibility for Financial Aid. This scholarship award is for those pursuing a two or four-year degree at any college, or university in the fall, 2019.
Application is now online at www.redsoxfoundation.org/servicescholarships/#Application
Each student must enter an access code to begin the online application. Access code for students attending selected schools in Maine is NHME2019.
Please note that the online application has sections for file uploads so be sure to have the following documents on hand before proceeding. Make sure students fill every required field (marked with *) and upload all documents as incomplete application will not be reviewed.
*American Society of Civil Engineers
- Deadline: January 31, 2019
- Amount: $2,000
- Scholarship for an outstanding high school senior who plans to have a career in civil engineering. Criteria are: academic performance in high school, participation in extracurricular activities, letters of recommendation, and a statement of interest in civil engineering. Must be a Maine resident.
- Click here for more information and the application: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8TN5fHU29S1OHptbGQ5ZmxIQmNNbnBHdXY4eEhlOGZoYWdN/view?usp=sharing
*Clyde Russell Scholarship Fund
- Deadline: February 1, 2019
- Amount: Various
- There are two different categories of awards: 1. Graduating high school seniors who will attend a four-year college; 2. Graduating high school seniors who will attend a Maine Community College
- Go to http://www.clyderussellscholarshipfund.org for the application and for more information.
*2019 Cold Brook Travel Soccer Scholarship
- Deadline: April 1, 2019
- Amount: $250
- Graduating high school senior, entering a college, university or a technical school (2 or 4 year) as a full time student the fall of 2018.
- Student must have participated as a rostered player (member) at least three (3) full seasonal years on a BTSC/CTSC registered youth team.
- Student must have maintained a “B” average for the first seven (7) semesters of his/her high school career.
- Please click on the link for more information and the application: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1PrYuPSt-BiSgpckA6h4Qp07XQs2mcoavbeSnvpU8I-A/edit?usp=sharing
*2019 Courageous Steps Project STEP FORWARD Scholarship
- Deadline: April 1, 2019
- Amount: $250 – $500
- The Courageous Steps Project’s STEP FORWARD Scholarship Fund recognizes those with challenges such as Autism, Dyslexia, or even certain obstacles they had to overcome with their families. You must be enrolled at Old Town High School, Orono High School, or an Eastern Maine Region school to apply (see criteria on application) in order to be eligible for this scholarship.
- Please click on the link for the application: https://www.thecourageousstepsproject.org/step-forward-scholarship-fund.html
*Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund
- Deadline: May 1, 2019
- Amount: $3,000 to $15,000 renewable for up to four years!
- The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund offers renewable, four-year scholarships to students with financial need who display academic achievement, a commitment to serving others (in school, in the community or at home), a strong work ethic, and leadership qualities. High school graduates or current seniors and current college students who meet the criteria are encouraged to apply.
- Please click on the link for more information: http://phillips-scholarship.org/new-applicants/
Scholarship Search Sites
The links below are scholarship search sites that will allow you to enter some information about yourself and see a list of scholarships customized to your information. Because there are so many scholarships out there, we encourage students to make a spreadsheet to keep track, in one central location, of requirements and deadlines for all scholarships.