Scholarships

Students starting at the University of Maine in the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture in Fall of 2019 are automatically considered for University of Maine scholarships. Contact your program’s undergraduate coordinator for information about departmental scholarships.

Students returning to the college for their second, third and fourth years can apply for college scholarships for the upcoming academic year by completing the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture Scholarship Application.  This scholarship application form is only for students who have completed at least one semester of the Fall 2018 – Spring 2019 academic year at the University of Maine.

As part of the application, you will be asked to write a short essay (500 words maximum) describing your goals after finishing your degree program. In your essay, please also include any family or personal circumstances that are relevant to your financial needs.

Before you start the scholarship application, we suggest you prepare a short essay (500 words maximum) describing your goals after finishing your degree program. In your essay, please also include any family or personal circumstances that cause you to have a particular financial need.

Once you have completed your essay, please visit this online form to complete the application.

The application deadline is Friday, March 8, 2019.