Learn More About the Osher New Beginnings Scholarship

Osher Scholarships encourage Maine residents to pursue higher education. The Osher New Beginnings Scholarship (External PDF) award will be applied toward tuition, required book costs and fees for one University of Maine System course at the developmental, 100 or 200 level. Courses are available at all University of Maine System Campuses and Centers.

Recipients must be residents of Maine and have earned either a high school diploma or equivalent. Preference will be given to first-time college students and returning adult students who have not attended college for three or more years and who have accumulated thirty or fewer successful credit hours.

Apply for the scholarship: Osher New Beginnings Scholarship Application (External PDF)