Maine State Student Aid: Grants & Scholarships

The state of Maine offers financial aid opportunities to Maine residents including grants and scholarship programs. 

First, File FAFSA®

The first step to an affordable college education in Maine is filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, FAFSA®. This financial aid application determines student eligibility for federal student loans, grants including the Pell grant, work-study programs, and some scholarships. 

Apply for Maine State Financial Aid

Maine Community Foundation Scholarships

The Maine Community Foundation (MCF) sponsors a variety of scholarships for college-bound Maine residents. 

Churchill Family Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a graduating high school seniors who plan on attending a college to earn a degree in vocal music or performing arts. 

Guy P. Gannett Scholarship

Did you File FAFSA® Yet

This scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors who plan on majoring in journalism or a related field. 

Patriot Education Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors who plan on majoring in business. 

Have more questions about Maine state financial aid or the FAFSA®? We’re here for you. You can reach the Frank financial aid experts via email at support@withfrank.org or text us at (347) 690-7886. 

Good luck!