The Margaret Chase Smith Public Affairs Scholarship is now accepting applications from University of Maine undergraduate students of all majors. The 2013–14 scholarship of $3,500 ($1,750 fall/$1,750 spring) will support undergraduate independent research relevant to public policy. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who is a resident of Maine, currently enrolled in 12 credits or more, has a GPA of 3.0 or higher and will have completed 40-plus credit hours before the fall 2013 semester. Deadline to apply for the Margaret Chase Smith Public Affairs Scholarship is April 18. Applications are online. For more information, contact Peggy Mckee, firstname.lastname@example.org; 207.581.1644.