[box type=”info”]  Application Deadline: 1st February, 2017

Eligible Countries: International

Host Institution/Country: Maine,USA

Field of Study: All courses of the University of Maine

Level of Study:  Undergraduate [/box]

About Scholarship 

The University of Maine offers a limited number of International Presidential Scholarships in recognition of outstanding academic performance valued at US$15,000 per academic year.


Duration of Scholarship: maximum of 8 semesters (4 academic years) for a student entering as a first-year applicant and 6 semesters (3 academic years) for a transfer student.

Value: $15,000

Eligibility Criteria

  • Scholarships are primarily limited to first-time, degree-seeking, undergraduate foreign nationals who qualify for the F-1 or J-1 student visa. Recipients of the award will be required to maintain their status as full-time students at the University of Maine.
  • Students must maintain full-time enrollment and a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of at least 3.00 in order for the scholarship to be renewed.

Application Procedure

To be considered for the International Presidential Scholarship, applicants must complete a University of Maine admission application AND submit an International Presidential Scholarship Application application by February 1 each year for a fall-semester start.

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

Selection Procedure

Candidates are selected based on the following criteria: academic achievement, proficiency in English, extra-curricular activities, and quality of written essay. Female applicants and applicants from countries underrepresented in the University of Maine international student population are encouraged to apply.

[box type=”note” ] Important: Applicants to the University of Maine do not need to submit a separate application to be considered for the award. Awards are typically made along with an offer of admission to the University of Maine. The award is not renewed automatically each year.  [/box]

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