'23 University of Maine at Fort Kent Freshman Academic Awards (US Based)

Scholarship Awarding University: 

Type of degree: 
Bachelor’s

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Scholarship Summary: 
UMFK offers the Bengal Academic Scholarships to qualifying first year students (domestic and international) enrolled in on-campus degree programs.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria:
Eligibility criteria is dependent on residency status and academic credentials; more information below

Value of Scholarship: 
The UMFK Bengal Scholarships are valued as follows;
i. Bengal Gold
a. For Maine residents and Canadian students: $2,000 {Must have 2 out of 3 variables: SAT 1120+ (24+ ACT), top 30% class rank, HS GPA 3.0}
b. For Maine non-residents: $5,000 {Must have 2 out of 3 variables: SAT 1120+ (24+ ACT), top 30% class rank, HS GPA 3.0}
c. For International students: $5,000 {Cumulative Average is 90 - 100 (3.0/4.0)}
ii. Bengal Silver
a. For Maine residents and Canadian students: $1,000 {Must have 2 out of 3 variables: SAT 1020-1110 (20-23 ACT), top 50% class rank, HS GPA is 2.8 or higher}
b. For Maine non-residents: $3,500 {Must have 2 out of 3 variables: SAT 1020-1110 (20-23 ACT), top 50% class rank, HS GPA 2.80 or higher}
c. For International students: $3,500 {Cumulative Average is 80 - 89 (2.75)}

Scholarship Application Guide: 
A separate application is not required to qualify. Simply complete your admissions application and you will automatically be reviewed for eligibility when the Admissions Committee makes a decision on your application.   

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the University of Maine at Fort Kent Freshmen Scholarship Page.