E. June Clark and Irene Watson Nursing Scholarship


This scholarship was established in 2007 with proceeds from the Estate of E. June Clark. Ms. Clark and Ms. Watson were long-time friends and colleagues.


Eligible students must be certified nurse assistants or individuals with comparable credentials or status interested in advancing in the field of nursing. Awards will be based on financial need as demonstrated by the FAFSA application, career goals, dedication and motivation.

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 maine.edu e-mail to access the form.


Scholarships for the 2023-2024 academic year have been awarded. Please come back in early Fall 2023 to access the application for scholarships for the 2024-2025 academic year.

How to Renew



Ryan Michaud
Director of Academic Administration
178 Science Building, Portland campus
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.