Lorelle’s Nursing Scholarship´┐╝


This award was created at the University of Southern Maine in 2014 with a gift from Lorelle Pelletier.


Accelerated Nursing Program (ABSN) students are eligible for this scholarship. Recipients will be selected based on demonstrated financial need as determined by the FAFSA application.

Award Amount

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


November 1 but this may be extended into Spring 2024

How to Apply

Eligible continuing undergraduate students were emailed a link directly to the application. Eligible new students will be notified on a rolling basis.

For the 2024/25 academic year, most scholarships will be reviewed and awarded without applications. To explore external additional scholarship applications, we recommend checking out these resources: External Scholarship Resources.

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.