USM Scholarships

Boyne Foundation Nursing Scholarship


This scholarship was established in 2016 with a gift from the Boyne Foundation.


Matriculated Graduate and Undergraduate Nursing students are eligible for this scholarship. Awards will be based on financial need as demonstrated by the FAFSA application, and academic strength. Preference will be given to students interested in providing care for the elderly in health-care deprived areas and an interest in staying in Maine.

Award Amount

The number and amount of the award will be based on available income.


November 1 for current Nursing students, April 1 for students expecting to matriculate to Nursing in May or September

How to Apply

Complete and submit the online application. Please note that you must be logged into your email to access the application. 

How to Renew

Non Renewable


Disclaimer: Be sure to read the criteria for individual scholarships carefully. Most scholarships have enrollment and GPA requirements. Award amounts may vary each year and are subject to fund availability. As an NCAA Division III school, USM is prohibited from awarding scholarships based on athletic participation.

Maine residents: Apply for free

Maine residents Apply to USM for free

We are pleased to announce that Maine residents can now apply to USM for free — for both undergraduate and graduate admission. If you have any questions please contact the Office of Admissions at 207-780-5670.

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