Forgivable loan for residents of Maine who are high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students accepted into post-secondary degree programs with a minimum 3.0 GPA, studying or preparing to study teacher education. Undergraduate students must be enrolled full-time in an accredited U.S. college or university. Graduate students must be enrolled at least half-time in an accredited U.S. college or university. Students must be pursuing initial certification as a teacher, including speech pathology, or child care provider qualifications. Must teach in Maine upon graduation. Award based on merit.

Award Information

Award Amount
$2,000 - $3,000
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
May 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Louisiana
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Education Programs Officer
Finance Authority of Maine
Address
5 Community Drive
City, State, Zip
Augusta, ME , 04332
Telephone
(207) 620-3548
E-mail
education@famemaine.com
Website
Website

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