Peter Feeney Scholarship


The Peter Feeney Alumni Award was established in honor of Peter Feeney, a former Muskie School student who passed away in 1999 at the age of 25. He was a lobbyist, Chair of the Cumberland County Commission, a volunteer for homeless and youth organizations and had aspirations to become a governor of Maine.


Continuing students matriculated in the Muskie School, show financial need, have completed 12 credits, exhibit a demonstrated commitment to public

Award Amount

$1,000 or more


Priority Deadline May 1

How to Apply

Application is emailed to eligible students once a semester.

How to Renew

Scholarship is not renewable but students may re-apply.


Beth Liotard
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.