2022 University of Southern Maine International Freshman Scholarships (US Based)

Scholarship Awarding University: 

Type of degree: 
Bachelor’s

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 1st of July, 2022.

Scholarship Summary: 
All international undergraduate students that apply to the University of Southern Maine will automatically be considered for Academic Merit-Based Scholarships.  If the student meets the academic criteria they will be awarded a merit-based scholarship at the time of admission. 

Scholarship Applicant Criteria:
To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must;
i. Obtain a minimum cumulative 2.75 high school GPA (on a 4.0 scale)

Value of Scholarship: 
The USM International Freshman Academic Scholarships are valued as follows;
i. USM Scholar Award: $8,000/year {2.75 - 2.99 GPA on a 4.0 scale}
ii. Dirigo Scholar Award: $10,000/year {3.0 - 3.49 GPA on a 4.0 scale}
iii. President’s Scholar Award: $12,000/year {3.5+ GPA on a 4.0 scale}

For Canadian students
i. USM Scholar Award: $2,000/year {2.75 - 2.99 GPA on a 4.0 scale}
ii. Dirigo Scholar Award: $3,500/year {3.0 - 3.49 GPA on a 4.0 scale}
iii. President’s Scholar Award: $5,000/year {3.5+ GPA on a 4.0 scale}

Scholarships will be renewable (4 years for first year students and 3 years for transfer students) provided the recipient maintains the required minimum GPA. 

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 Southern Maine International Freshmen Scholarship Page.