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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at USM Gerontology Certificate Scholarship

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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at USM Gerontology Certificate Scholarship

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at USM will be offering a partial scholarship for the academic year 2014-2015 for the Gerontology Certificate program. The scholarship will be awarded to one in-state, non-degree student at the rate of $500 per course for a total of $2,500. This would allow one student to complete the entire 15 credit certificate program using the partial scholarship.

OLLLI LogoThe award criteria are:

  • Accepted and enrolled in the gerontology certificate
  • In-state resident
  • Non-degree student
  • Willing to complete the entire 15 credit gerontology certificate in one year
  • Interested in dedicating their career to working with older adults
  • At the completion of the certificate, the student must be willing to either meet with the USM OLLI Board of Directors or write a letter describing the benefits received from the certificate and scholarship.

Application deadline is May 1, 2014.

Learn more about this scholarship opportunity.