Betty Atterbury Award


This award is given to a music education major selected by the music faculty. The recipient must show great promise as a teacher and be on track to graduate the following academic year.

Established by the Music Department in honor of Betty Atterbury, a member of the music faculty from 1985 until her untimely death in 1998.


  • Music Education Major
  • Have demonstrated financial need as evidenced by FAFSA
  • Must show great promise as a teacher
  • Be on track to graduate the following year.

Award Amount

Varies - Award for 2022-23 was $500


November 1

How to Apply

Self-nomination or Faculty nomination.

How to Renew

Not Renewable


Christenia Alden-Kinne (8036)
103 Corthell Hall
207 780-5265
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.