John R. Babine Memorial Scholarship


The John R. Babine Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 1973, by the family and friends of John R. Babine, for express purpose of providing scholarships to deserving students of the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Southern Maine at Portland-Gorham. First preference will be given to entering freshman who are graduates of Deering High School, Portland, Maine. 


Entering freshman who are graduates of Deering High School that plan to enroll at USM.

Award Amount



Priority Deadline January 1

How to Apply

Application to Undergraduate Admission and FAFSA

How to Renew

Not applicable. 


Scholarship and Financial Literacy Coordinator
101 Bailey Hall, Gorham
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.