USM Scholarships

Marjorie Roscoe Nursing Scholarship


This scholarship was established in 1997 with a bequest from Marjorie Roscoe.


Matriculated Graduate and Undergraduate Nursing students are eligible for this scholarship. Recipients will possess exceptional academic credentials and demonstrate financial need as indicated by the FAFSA application. Preference will be given to students from Vinalhaven, Maine.

Award Amount

The number and amount of the award(s) will be based on available income.


November 1 for current Nursing students, February 15 for students expecting to matriculate to Nursing in May or September

How to Apply

Complete and submit the online application. Please note that you must be logged into your e-mail to access the form.


How to Renew

Non 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.

Scholarship for NH and VT residents

Autumn on Peabody River

Every academically qualified student from New Hampshire and Vermont can attend USM for less than the cost of in-state tuition in their home states. Application deadline is April 1.

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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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Maine residents: Apply for free

Maine residents Apply to USM for free

Maine residents can 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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