Through the generosity of donors the School of Education and Human Development (SEHD) awards scholarships to 50-75 students per year from more than 40 scholarship funds. Only one scholarship application is required to apply. Students eligible to apply are current undergraduates who are in a teacher education pathway, and admission applicants applying to a SEHD graduate program, new and current graduate students who are matriculated in a program within the School of Education and Human Development. Awards are subject to available funding and based on a number of individual criteria with specific scholarships. Full descriptions of the individual scholarships are on the cover page of the application.
To be eligible for a School of Education and Human Development scholarship award students must:
- be current matriculated undergraduates who are in a teacher education major or pathway or,
- be new or current graduate students who are matriculated in a program within the School of Education and Human Development,
- be enrolled in at least six credits in the semester/s in which awarded, and
- fulfill additional criteria, if required, based on individual scholarships, for example: residing in a specific county, be residents of Maine, or maintain a certain GPA.
Please Note: Graduate students in an accelerated Maine Online program are not eligible for scholarships because of the reduced tuition rate.
How to Apply
Student must complete a School of Education and Human Development scholarship application.
The Apply button below is for graduate students. It is now past the deadline for undergraduates to apply.
PLEASE NOTE: When you click on the Apply link you will be taken to an overview page. Click on the "Apply" button at the bottom of the Overview page. Once you click on Apply you will asked to set-up a logon and password. Then you can complete the online scholarship application.
How to Renew
Scholarship is not renewable but students may apply again.