Many scholarships are available to participants in the 4-H program pursuing higher education. High school seniors are encouraged to learn about and apply for scholarships.
Please review descriptions of the following funding opportunities provided by the Maine 4-H Foundation. Apply for the one(s) most relevant to your project / aspirations. If you have any questions, please contact us before applying. Application forms and more information on the various scholarships offered by the Maine 4-H Foundation are located at: http://umaine.edu/4hfoundation/funding/.
The following scholarships are available:
- Maine 4-H Foundation General Post Secondary Education Scholarships
- Wayne S. Rich Scholarship — Maine in odd numbered years
- Azure Dillon 4-H Memorial Scholarship — Maine 4-Her
- Gladys E. Conant Memorial Farm Credit of Maine Scholarship ($1,000) — Students currently enrolled at University of Maine in the College of Natural Sciences Forestry and Agriculture (NSFA). Maine 4-Her planning to continue their post-secondary education at a Maine institution whose objective is to major in a field related to commercial farming, fishing, or forest products or in another field with the intent to work in businesses related to these industries.
- Doris Roberts, H. Lawrence, and George Lawrence Humphrey 4-H Scholarship.