About the Scholarship

This "Maine State Grant Program" scholarship is awarded by the organization 'Finance Authority of Maine (FAME)' and is established in 1983. But in April 1990 it significantly expanded. the main purpose of this FAME was to give assistance to the finance-related business persons and gave loan to them. Now this FAME gives assistance to the U.S undergraduate students.

How to apply for the scholarship?

  • Applications are available on the official website 'Finance Authority of Maine (FAME)' and all the applicants must access the online application in order to apply for this scholarship.

  • Applicant must have to submit FAFSA certificate.
  • A student must submit the Official scorecards of ACT/SAT to demonstrate the completion of the graduation semester as well as academic performance.

  • A student must also submit two reference letters.

  • In addition to that applicant must write and submit and a two-page essay on his/her personal details.

  • All the official documents and transcripts should be submitted before the deadline.

The awarded amount for the scholarship:

The amount awarded for this scholarship is $1,000 per year and is renewable. The number of awards given to the eligible candidates varies depends on the number of eligible candidates applied for the scholarship and the availability of the fund amount.

 Deadline for the scholarship:

The deadline for this scholarship is the 1st of May.

Eligibility Criteria

He/she must enrol for an undergraduate.

His/her grade point should be an average of 3.0 or higher.

This award is for international and U.S. students.

The applicant must b a resident of Maine.

He/she must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen.


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