Join us on Thursday, September 12 for "Seizing the Opportunity: Why Education is the Pathway to Success." Dajuan Eubanks, former Harlem Globetrotter and President of the Maine Red Claws will share his story of transformation through education, on and off the court. The evening honors our Promise Scholarship program. You’ll meet some of our USM Promise Scholars and learn about this extraordinary program.
About our speaker: Maine Red Claws President Dajuan Eubanks is a member of the USM Foundation Board. He is a former NCAA Division 1 player and Harlem Globetrotter and the co-founder of Blue Wave Basketball, a Maine youth development program. Dajuan’s own life experience led him to a philosophy he calls “KIDS for Life: Knowledge. Independence. Determination. Success.” A simple pathway that can transform futures. Dajuan is also a member of the USM Foundation Board.
About the Promise Scholarship Program: Scholarships are life changers for young people aspiring toward a college degree. USM’s Promise Scholarship program, now in its second year, is designed to help students overcome financial and academic barriers so they can remain in school and graduate in four years with less debt, prepared to make their own big dreams a reality.