Scholarships are a major source of funding for UMaine students to supplement federal, state, and university aid. Awards are based on a variety of criteria including, but not limited to, things such as academic merit, achievement, alumni affiliation, financial need, or a combination of several factors.

Please reach out to the Office of Student Financial Aid if you have any questions.

NEW! ScholarshipUniverse Scholarship Resource

Available Now!
As a University of Maine student, ScholarshipUniverse, a scholarship-matching platform, can connect you with thousands of outside/private scholarships. 

How to access ScholarshipUniverse:

  1. Go to
  2. Login with your MaineStreet username and password.
  3. Answer questions that build your profile and you will be matched to multiple scholarships through a personalized portal.
  4. Manage scholarship applications and receive alerts for new scholarship opportunities.

Coming Soon!
Stay tuned for additional University of Maine scholarship opportunities!