About the Scholarship

Mainely Character Scholarship is awarded by the organization to those students who have exceptional character. The applicants are expected to live by the four principles- Courage, Integrity, Responsibility, and Concern.

Most students of the state of Maine are unable to pursue postsecondary education due to financial circumstances. Therefore, in order to increase the number of students who receive proper higher education, the organization provides financial assistance to students who demonstrate a financial need.


Mainely Character Scholarship Awards and Application Requirements

  • The organization provides scholarships worth $5000 every year.

  • The scholarship amount funds the tuition and fees and other college costs of students who wish to pursue postsecondary education.

  • The applicant must submit an essay on his/ her character based on the four principles.

  • The applicant must complete all the required information details on the application form.

  • The applicant must be a high school graduate who is enrolling for postsecondary education in an accredited educational institution in the state of Maine.

  • Eligible students are expected to attend an interview with the members of the organization.

  • The scholarship is non-renewable.


Mainely Character Scholarship Application Deadline

The application must be submitted before 1st March 2020 without fail. Any application received after the deadline is considered invalid.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be residing in Maine.

  • The student should have a high school diploma.

  • The student must be enrolled for postsecondary education at an institution in the state of Maine with Title IV eligibility.

  • The student must be a U.S citizen.