The Honors Leadership Development Scholarship (LDS) is a competitive scholarship for continuing USM Honors Students. Scholarship recipients receive $2000 per year (renewable up to 4 years) and are required to engage in a minimum of 25 hours of substantive community engagement per semester. This community work is intended to encourage students to develop their leadership and interpersonal skills, in particular: empathy, patience, tenacity, and coalition building.
Scholarship eligibility requirements include:
- Honors Minor
- Minimum 3.5 GPA
- Minimum enrollment of 6 credits per semester
- Priority Deadline: November 1st
- Final Deadline: February 1st
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Honors Administrative Specialist, Sarah Jane MacKay at firstname.lastname@example.org