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Scholarships

Andrea Karen Lockhart Scholarship

An award is made annually to a deserving male student from Massachusetts.

Delmont & Elizabeth Merrill Scholarship

An award made annually to a deserving student from Hancock County.

Betterment Fund Scholarship

Awards made annually to deserving students, preferably from Oxford County and the Western mountains of Maine.

George I. Alden Trust Scholarship

This trust, headquartered in Massachusetts, provides annual assistance to needy undergraduate students.

Col. Hazel E. Benn Scholarship

Awards made annually to financially deserving students from Aroostook County.

Leland R. Bennett Memorial Scholarship

An award made annually from the fund to an incoming adult nursing student who demonstrates financial need.

David M. and Susan A. Carlisle Endowed Scholarship Fund

Awarded to a student from northern Penobscot County, preferably from Penobscot Valley High School.

George Carlisle Scholarship

Awarded annually to a full-time student from Bangor, Maine with demonstrated financial need.

Roger Castonguay Memorial Scholarship

A $1,000 scholarship established by Fleet Bank in the memory of Roger J. Castonguay, a Husson alumnus and former president and CEO of Fleet Bank of Maine. This scholarship is awarded annually on the basis of financial need to a business or accounting major from northern Maine.

Wilfred E. Cobb Memorial Scholarship

Named in honor of a former Husson administrator, this $500 need-based scholarship is awarded annually to a student who best typifies the kind of student Bill tried to help when he was with the College. The Business Office and the Director of Financial Aid make selection jointly.

Earl R. Constantine Endowed Scholarship

Established in 2009 by Mr. Constantine, a Maine School of Commerce alumnus, this scholarship is awarded annually to a Maine student at the graduate or undergraduate level studying business.

Woodrow W. Cross Agency Scholarship

The Director of Financial Aid grants this $500 award annually to a student with financial need from Central Maine entering Husson University as an accounting or business administration major.

Raymond L. Cunliffe Memorial Scholarship

Endowed by ongoing contributions in fond remembrance of the namesake, the scholarship is directed to provide financial assistance to deserving Maine students from Aroostook County pursuing a career in Public Accounting.

Arthur D. Fuller Scholarship

An award made annually based on financial need to a full-time undergraduate student from Western Maine.

Donald Grant Scholarship

Awarded annually to a full-time Maine student with demonstrated financial need.

Katheryn Ann Hainer Memorial Scholarship

Awarded annually to a student with financial need. Preference will be given to students who are single parents.

Robert N. Haskell Scholarship

In memory of Robert N. Haskell of Bangor, Maine, Governor of the State of Maine, Bank Executive, Chairman of the Board and President of Bangor Hydro Electric Company, educator, and civic leader, this scholarship is awarded by the Director of Financial Aid on the basis of financial need to a sophomore, junior, or senior who is in a business program, is in good academic standing, and who is a resident and citizen of the State of Maine.

Key Bank Scholarship

Formerly Casco Northern Corporation Scholarship. An award made annually from the fund to a deserving Maine student.

KPMG Peat Marwick Scholarship

Awarded annually to a student from Maine who has demonstrated unmet financial need.

Edmond LeBrun Scholarship

This scholarship was established to honor a former faculty member, Ed LeBrun. It is an award made annually from the fund to an entering Hampden Academy graduate with proven financial need.

Guy A. Leonard Nursing Scholarship

A privately sponsored scholarship to assist needy Nursing students. The recipient must be in his/her first or second year.

D. Bruce MacGregor Scholarship

Awarded to a deserving male student.

Maine Yankee Scholarship

This scholarship was established to provide a financial award made annually to a student from Maine who demonstrates financial need and to honor a major corporation.

NMCC Honors Scholarship

Two $500 annual grants to students transferring from Northern Maine Community College to the junior level of a full-time, day division Husson University bachelor's degree program. The Director of NMCC makes selection of the recipients.

Peoples Heritage Savings Bank Scholarship

An award is made annually to a deserving student in the Husson/EMMC Nursing Program.

William B. Read Scholarship

An award made annually to a student from Maine or New Jersey in a business management program.

Joseph J. Snack III Memorial Scholarship

Awarded annually to a financially deserving accounting student.

Charles M. Sullivan Scholarship

To honor former faculty member Charlie Sullivan, an award is made annually to a student in the business administration program with demonstrated need and commitment to public service.

Clara Lincoln Swan Scholarship

Awarded annually during the second semester, based on need, to a non-traditional female student in the field of Business.

Walker-Perkins Scholarship Fund

The Walker-Perkins Scholarship Fund is distributed for tuition expense to one or more Maine students at Husson subject to the following requirements (1) the student be enrolled in a four-year program for the year in which the tuition grant is made (2) the student demonstrates the qualifications to benefit from the education which Husson provides; and (3) the student lacks financial resources to pay tuition at Husson. The President makes selection of the recipient. The total amount is $1,000.

G. Peirce and Florence Pitts Webber Scholarship

Awarded annually by the Financial Aid Director to a financially deserving student from the State of Maine.

Webber Oil Company Scholarship

Awarded annually by the Director of Financial Aid to a deserving sophomore, junior, or senior student with financial need.

G. Peirce Webber Nursing Scholarship

An award made annually from the fund at the discretion of the Dean of the School of Health for financial support to students in the Nurse Practitioner program who demonstrate financial need.

Lloyd Willey Canteen Service Scholarship

Awarded annually to a student with demonstrated financial need.

Alma C. Williams Scholarship

Awarded annually to an upperclass student from the towns of Clifton, Amherst, Holden, Eddington, Aurora, Great Pond, Osborn, or Dedham, with unmet financial need.

R. Leon and Alma C. Williams Scholarship

An award or awards from a fund to an entering student who is (or will be) a graduate of Brewer High School or John Bapst Memorial High School, and who is a resident of Clifton, Amherst, Aurora, Plantation #33, Osborne Plantation, Eddington or Holden. The recipient must be a deserving and needy student of good citizenship.

U&Husson Scholarship

Awarded to incoming students with combined SAT scores of 1200 or higher or Composite ACT score of 17 or higher, with an Expected Family Contribution (from the FAFSA) of less than $11,000. This scholarship is renewable for four years total eligibility with a university cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.

Husson Achievement Grant

Awarded to incoming students who are Maine residents with a combined SAT score of 1200 or higher or Composite ACT score of 17 or higher, with an Expected Family Contribution (from the FAFSA) between $2,000 - 4,000. This scholarship is renewable for four years total eligibility with a university cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.

Bell Tower Scholarship

Awarded to incoming students on a selective basis to U.S. students from outside the state of Maine, majoring in certain academic programs, and based on the availability of funds. Students must have a combined SAT scores of 1200 or higher or Composite ACT score of 17 or higher to be eligible for consideration. This scholarship is renewable for four years total eligibility with a university cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.

The Admissions Office is pleased to announce the following merit scholarships available for undergraduate students entering in the Fall of 2017. There is no additional scholarship form required and recipients will be determined at the time of acceptance. Recipients must be enrolled full-time day students and maintain continuous enrollment to keep the scholarship. Except for the Academic Transfer Award, all scholarships are for first-year students only. Applicants receive highest-level scholarship only. Husson University is NCAA Division III and athletic awards are not available.

Scholarships with an Admissions Application Deadline of January 1, 2017 (applications must be complete to be considered)

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Trustee's Scholar Award 

$20,000

Factors for consideration: A minimum SAT score of 1250 or 26 on the ACT, a minimum "A" average. This scholarship is valued at $5,000 per year. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA to keep this scholarship.

President's Academic Scholarship 

$16,000

Factors for consideration: A minimum SAT score of 1150 or 23 on the ACT, a minimum "A" average. This scholarship is valued at $4,000 per year. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA to keep this scholarship.

Provost's Leadership Scholarship 

$8,000 - $12,000

Factors for consideration: A minimum SAT score of 1100 or 22 on the ACT to qualify for the $3,000 scholarship or a minimum SAT of 1050 or a 20 ACT composite to qualify for the $2,000 scholarship, a "B" average or better, and activities that students are involved in that are non-athletic.** This scholarship is valued at $2,000-$3,000 per year. Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA to keep this scholarship.

Dean's Leadership Scholarship 

$4,000 - $6,000

Factors for consideration: A minimum SAT score of 1000 or 19 on the ACT to qualify for the $1,500, or a minimum SAT of 950 or an 18 on the ACT composite to qualify for the $1,000, a "B" average or better, a history of strong academic performance and activities that students are involved in that are non-athletic.** This scholarship is valued at $1,000-$1,500 per year. Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA to keep this scholarship.

Scholarships with an Admissions Application Deadline of April 1,2017 or Open-Ended (applications must be complete to be considered):

Legacy Scholarship 

$4,000

Student must have had a parent, grandparent, or great grandparent, who graduated from Husson to receive this scholarship. This scholarship is valued at $1,000 per year. Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA to keep this scholarship.

President's Global Scholarship 

$4,000 - $40,000

International Scholarship with a minimum of $1,000-$10,000 per year for up to four years of full time undergraduate study, based on merit. The student must provide proof of financial responsibility and be eligible for an F-1 student visa for consideration. A minimum of a 2.5 GPA and on- campus residency are required to maintain this scholarship.

Transfer Scholarship 

$1,000 for those entering Husson with a 2.5 GPA

$2,000 for those entering Husson with a 3.0 GPA

$2,500 for those entering Husson with a 3.5 GPA

Students must maintain a GPA of 2.5 to keep the $1,000 scholarship and a GPA of 3.0 to keep the $2,000 and $2,500 scholarships. Current high school students who are in a dual enrollment or bridge programs are not eligible for this scholarship.

Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship 

$1,500

Transfer students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa at their community college and have a 3.00 or higher composite GPA from all institutions previously attended can qualify for $1,500 per year scholarship. To be eligible, students must matriculate immediately following completion of their two-year college degree. This is a renewable award for up to a total of eight (8) semesters based upon the following condition:  3.0 GPA for $1,500 per year renewable through completion of undergraduate study. Students must maintain a GPA of 3.0 to keep the scholarship and continuously carry a 12-credit hour or greater course load. This scholarship is applicable to day-division enrollment in undergraduate programs of study.

Future Educator Scholarship 

$8,000

For students accepted in the Teacher Education programs at Husson. This scholarship is valued at $2,000 per year. Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA and stay enrolled in an Education degree program to keep this scholarship.

Pine Tree Scholarship

$8,000

This is an out-of-state recognition scholarship based on one's SAT scores and GPA. This scholarship is valued at $2,000 per year and awarded to first-year entering students only. Completed admissions applications must be received no later than April 1, 2017.

Students must apply for the following scholarships during the spring semester and selections are made by the Scholarship Comittee. They are all inicluded on one application form made available mid-spring term.

Douglas H. & Ana M. Brown Scholarship

One-half of the awards made annually from the funds shall be to outstanding students majoring in a business field and one-half to outstanding students majoring in nursing.

Frank M. Carter Memorial Scholarship

Established by friends and colleagues in the memory of Frank M. Carter, this scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior accounting major from Maine who demonstrates both financial need and academic excellence.

Fred R. Dingley Scholarship

Awarded to a student from Lee, Winn, Springfield, Webster Plantation, Prentiss Plantation, Topsfield, Macwahoc, Reed Plantation, Drew Plantation, and the unorganized territories of Kingman and Brookton.

William H. Donahue Scholarship

Awarded annually to an upper-class student in the Department of Accounting.

EMGH-EMMC Husson Nurses Alumni Association Scholarship

Awarded to nursing majors and Eastern Maine Technical College nursing graduates in the Husson B.S. nursing program with a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Russell C. & Veronica D. Eustice Scholarship

Awarded to a student majoring in Business Administration and who demonstrates both financial need and the ability to succeed in a business program.

Fleet Bank Scholarship

Awarded to a deserving Husson student.

James & Mildred Judy Scholarship

Awarded to a junior or senior accounting major and nursing major (2 awards).

Elizabeth S. Largay Nursing Scholarship

Awarded to a sophomore nursing major from rural Maine with a minimum GPA of 2.8.

M. Scott McDowell Memorial Scholarship

Established by friends, relatives, and colleagues in his memory, this scholarship is awarded to a third year student from Maine majoring in Business Administration who demonstrates financial need and the ability to succeed in a business program.

Leonard & Renee Minsky Scholarship

Awarded to an upper class Business Administration major from the greater Bangor - Brewer area or other towns in Penobscot county.

William P. Newman Scholarship

Awarded to an upper class male Business major with demonstrated proficiency and sportsmanship.

The Scholar Incentive Award

Awarded based on academic performance. Full time undergraduate students that have completed 30 credits at Husson will be considered for this academic scholarship. Those that have attained a semester grade point average of 3.4 or better will receive a $300 scholarship and those who have attained a 3.6 or better will receive a $400 scholarship to be applied the following semester. The student must be enrolled as a full time student (12 or more credits) in the semester the scholarship is to be applied. GPA's will be reviewed and awards will be received during the Fall & Spring semesters only. Payment of this award is applied toward tuition in the subsequent regular semester of enrollment.

Maine Community Foundation

The Maine Community Foundation established its first scholarship fund in 1984. Now, through the generosity of individuals, community organizations, and businesses that believe in the importance of education, the community foundation awards more than $2 million each year from more than 450 scholarship funds

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Minority students may have unexpected barriers to cross when looking for information on financial aid. We've compiled a list of 100 minority scholarships. Minorities, LGBT, and female students will all find scholarship leads that could be applicable to them.

eduPASS

There is very little financial aid for foreign nationals to study in the US, with the possible exception of citizens of Canada and Mexico. Most grants, scholarships, and loans from public and private sources are restricted to US citizens. As a result, international students will find very little information about financial aid for international students. This site presents more information about financial aid for international students than any other publication.

Future Educator Scholarship

The School of Education at Husson University is committed to supporting the professional development of Maine teachers. The Future Educator Scholarship Program provides tuition assistance to teachers currently employed in Maine schools. Click here for an application for the Maine Teacher Scholarship Program.

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