March of Dimes Nursing Scholarship


This scholarship was established in 1976 by the Southern Maine Chapter of the National Foundation-March of Dimes.


Matriculated Graduate Nursing students are eligible for this scholarship. Preference will be given to a student with interest in pediatric nursing.

Award Amount

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


November 1 for continuing 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



Ryan Michaud
Director of Academic Administration
Science Building 178, 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.