Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

OLLI Scholarships

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) scholarships are available for persons over 50 years of age who cannot afford OLLI course tuition, but who have an interest in higher learning and wish to participate.  These scholarships are only applicable to courses or lectures offered by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Southern Maine. 

The Director of OLLI reviews applications and makes awards. The information on your application will be kept confidential within the OLLI office.


  • Scholarships will be limited to one course ($50) per person per term.  SAGE will be considered a course for scholarship purposes, as will workshops up to $50 in value. 
  • Scholarships are not available for:
    • membership
    • trips
    • special events
  • This application must be completed each term and cannot be automatically applied to future terms due accounting and auditing regulations.

Please complete the application form here.

OLLI at USM Scholarship Application web form

If you have a problem with the above web form, see below.

Download OLLI Scholarship Application

Please print, complete, and return form with course/lecture/workshop registration form.