USM Scholarships

Allan C. Rodway '73 Memorial Scholarship


The Allan C. Rodway ’73 Memorial Scholarship Fund was established at the University of Southern Maine in 1998 with a gift from Irene Rodway Madden '66 in memory of her brother, Allan, who graduated from Deering High School. Income from the fund shall be used for scholarship support for graduates of any Maine high school. The selection of the recipient shall be made by the Office of Admissions and administered by the Office of Student Financial Services. 



In order to be eligible for this scholarship, students must be admitted to USM with the anticipation of graduating from a Maine high school. 

Award Amount



February 15

How to Apply

Submit your entire application for undergraduate admission to USM. This includes the application, essay, letter of recommendation, transcript and SAT/ACT scores. If you have questions, contact the Office of Admissions.

How to Renew

Not 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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Merit Scholarships

Merit Scholarships at USM

USM is proud to invest millions of dollars each year in merit scholarships for first-year and transfer students. When you apply to USM, you are automatically considered for these renewable scholarships.

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