Scholarships



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Charles A. Dean Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship 2017

Purpose of scholarship is to provide a scholarship to a graduating senior from School Union 60. Preference will be given to those students pursuing a degree in the medical field. Applicants will be assessed on high school GPA, letters of recommendation, and extracurricular activities. Click on link for scholarship instructions and application. Return completed application to the guidance office.

Scholarship amount = $500.

DEADLINE = May 25, 2017 at end of school day - 2:30 p.m.



SigEp Building Balanced Men Scholarships

Young men planning to attend the University of Maine in Orono may apply for the Sigma Phi Epsilon Building Balanced Men scholarship. there will be 2 - one time awards of $1000 and 4 - one time awards of $400 for first year men attending the University of Maine in the 2017-18 school year. You may apply online by clicking on the link or pick up an application from Mrs. Pearsall.

DEADLINE = July 9, 2017



Weird Scholarships
Check out this site for "Weird Scholarships!" Click on the link and enjoy perusing these interesting scholarships - you may just find a perfect match!


Girl Scout Troop 710 Scholarship

$250. scholarship award. Applicant must be a senior who is a current or former Girl Scout or Cub/Boy Scout. Click on link for scholarship application or pick one up in the guidance office.

DEADLINE = May 1, 2017



Kiwanis Scholarship

$1000. scholarship award. Applicant must have documentation of at least 100 public service activities. Click on link for scholarship application or pick one up in the guidance office. Application was also included in the senior scholarship packet given to seniors on March 22, 2017.

DEADLINE = May 1, 2017



Indian Hill Trading Post Scholarship

Requires documentation of at least 100 hours of public service activities. Click on link for scholarship application or pick one up in the guidance office. Application was also included in the senior scholarship packet given to seniors on March 22, 2017.

DEADLINE = May 1, 2017



American Legion Cecil R. Cole Post #94 Scholarship

$500. scholarship award - applicant must be from Greenville, Rockwood, Shirley, Beaver Cover or unorganized territories attending Greenville High School. Preference for award will be given to the son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter, sister or brother of a veteran of the US Armed Forces. Must be a high school graduate wishing to further his/her education at a college or technical school and is in need of financial assistance. Click on link for scholarship application or pick one up in the guidance office.

DEADLINE = May 1, 2017



NAWIC Maine Chapter 276 Scholarship

The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) is awarding scholarship money to high school seniors who have enrolled in a post-secondary program in a construction-related course of study (examples = carpentry, civil engineering, construction management, architecture, welding, heav equipment mechanic or operation, and building, electrical or plumbing technology - just to name a few!). Males and females are encouraged to apply. Click on link to download scholarship application.

DEADLINE = MARCH 15, 2017



American Legion Auxiliary Post #94 Scholarship

Three - $700. scholarships will be awarded to seniors this year. Applicants must be from Greenville, Beaver Cove, Rockwood, Shirley or Unorganized Territories attending Greenville High School. Click on link or drop by the Guidance office for an application.

DEADLINE = APRIL 26, 2017



General Federation of Women's Clubs (GFWC) & Maine Council for Elder Abuse Prevention Scholarship Essay Contest

$1000. Scholarship Award to a Maine student. A winner will also be selected from each county in Maine and will be awarded a $50 scholarship. Criteria for selection include essay and GPA. Click on link for scholarship application.

DEADLINE = APRIL 1, 2017



Alpha One Powering Education Scholarship

Scholarship awards 3 - $2000. awards. Applicants must have a documented disability, attend high school in Maine, have a B average GPA, and an acceptance letter from post-secondary institution.

Click on link for scholarship application.

DEADLINE = April 1 (postmark, email or fax)



Maine Community Foundation Scholarships

The Maine Community Foundation has a list of over 35 scholarships with a common application for you to complete. The foundation helps hundreds of students with over $2 million of aid annually. Each individual scholarship has its very own unique set of criteria for application eligibility and selection. Many of these scholarships are specific to Piscataquis County and Greenville specifically.

DEADLINES range from April 1, 2017 to June 1, 2017

If you have any questions about specific scholarships, please contact your guidance counselor OR Liz Fickett of Maine Community Foundation well before the deadline. Liz Fickett can be reached at (207)667-9735 ext. 2015 OR by email at efickett@mainecf.org   .



Maine Innkeeper's Association Scholarship

33rd Annual Scholarship program designed to meet the partial needs of a student pursuing a career in the hospitality industry. Scholarship awards will be givne only to those students accepted to fully accredited schools with specialties in hotel administration and culinary sciences.

DEADLINE =  April 7, 2017









Hood Milk Sportsmanship Scholarship

HOOD will award 18 Grand Prizes and 42 Finalist Prizes. Top Award $5000.  Students will be asked to write an essay explaining how they display sportsmanship and integrity on and off the field. Click on link to complete application.

Deadline = March 6, 2017 @ 3 p.m. EST







Maine Society of Professional Engineers Scholarship

The Maine Society of Engineers will award two scholarships to graduating high school seniors. Click on link to download scholarship application or drop by the Guidance Office to pick up a copy. You will need two teacher recs, official transcript, minimum test scores of ERW = 500, Math = 600, W = 500 (old SAT score).

Deadline = March 1, 2017 (postmarked)



Mitchell Scholarship

One student from every high school in Maine will receive a $9000. scholarship award - to be paid out in four equal installments of $2250. The strongest applicants demonstrate financial need, academic promise, and community impact. Click on link for application and instructions.

Deadlines:

Completed Application = April 1, 2017

Supplemental Materials = May 1, 2017



The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund

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, a strong work ethic, grit and passion for overcoming obstacles and/or achieving future goals, and leadership qualities. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Awards range from $3000 to $18,000.

 Deadlines:

Early Response Deadline = 12 Noon, April 3, 2017

Regular Deadline = 12 Noon, May 1, 2017



NextGen Scholarship


Sixteen students in the state of Maine will be awarded $1000. scholarships. One student from Piscataquis County is guaranteed to win! The scholarship will be awarded to the winner's NextGen account. If the winner does not have an existing NextGen account, he or she will need to open an account.The minimum initial contribution for the opening of an account will be waived.

Deadline = December 29, 2016










Maine Red Sox Service Scholarship


The Maine Red Sox Service Scholarship is an honor awarded by the Red Sox Foundation, the official team charity of the Boston Red Sox. The Red Sox Foundation will award a $1000 scholarship to 25 academically talented Maine public high school seniors who have shown a commitment to community service. This prestigious scholarship award is for students pursuing a two-year or four-year degree at any college, university or trade school. In Spring 2017, sponsored by the Ford Motor Company Fund, the Maine Red Sox Service Scholarships will be awarded to one student at each of 25 selected Maine public high schools - and Greenville High School has been selected for the 2017 award year.

Scholarship deadline = Friday, January 13, 2017.







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Eastern Maine Community College (EMCC) Scholarship Foundation awards scholarships to students attending EMCC. Click on the EMCC link, click on Admissions and Financial Aid, scroll to bottom of list and click on Scholarships - Scholarships and criteria are listed.






Civil Engineering Scholarship

The Maine Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers is pleased to announce scholarships for outstanding high school seniors who plan a career in civil engineering. They offer an array of scholarships totaling $4000. The recipients will be selected based on: academic performance in high school, participation in extracurricular activities, letters of recommendation, and a statement of interest in civil engineering. The recipients may use the scholarship to defray the cost of their first year of study at the University of his or her choice. Applicants must be Maine residents. Students must show proof of enrollment in a four year ABET accredited Civil Engineering program before the check is issued. Pick up a scholarship application in the Guidance Office.

APPLICATION DEADLINE = 01/31/2017



Boston University Trustee Scholarship

Earn a four-year, full tuition scholarship at Boston University. Trustee Scholars rank at the top of their classes and demonstrate exceptional leadership in their schools and communities. Scholarship recipients are selected b a faculty committee from a competitive pool of applicants. the Trustee
Scholarship covers full undergraduate tuition plus orientation and mandatory undergraduate student fees for four years.

APPLICATION DEADLINE = 12/01/2016



Thomas College Dirigo Award

Let Mrs. Pearsall know if you are interested in attending Thomas College. She can nominate you for the Dirigo Scholarship Award - $2500 a year for up to four years!

Criteria =

  • interest in attending Thomas College
  • GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Apply to Thomas College before 12/01/2016
  • Show some financial need
  • have attended a Maine high school for at least two years






WACE National CO-OP Scholarship Program

175 Merit Scholarships totaling $4.5 Million. In order to be eligible, you must apply to one of the ten WACE Partner Institutions listed below.

  • Clarkson University
  • Drexel University
  • Johnson & Wales University
  • Merrimack College
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • State University of New York Oswego
  • The University of Toledo
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Wentworth Institute of Technology

To qualify, students must have a cumulative GPA 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and apply to one of the above listed WACE schools.

Complete the National Co-op Scholarship Program application including a typed one page essay (200 words) describing why you have chosen to pursue a college cooperative education program and mail it to:

WACE, 600 Suffolk Street, Suite 503, Lowell, MA 01854

APPLICATION DEADLINE = postmark - 02/15/2017*

*Please note - deadline exceptions for Clarkston University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, SUNY Oswego, and University of Massachusetts Lowell