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To encourage investment in the Vision for Tomorrow campaign, an anonymous gift of $1M has been designated as a matching gift opportunity through the University of Maine Foundation.

Maine Promise Scholars program for Maine students with unmet financial need

Maine Top Scholars program for Maine students who are high academic performers

Create an endowed fund or make a gift to an existing fund of at least $7,500 for one of these priority scholarship areas and the Foundation will match $1 for every $3 of a donor gift up to $100,000.

Gifts can be pledged up to five years.

You may name your scholarship as long as it meets the requirements of the Maine Promise or Top Scholars programs.

1:3 Endowed Scholarship Match

Donor GiftFoundation MatchTotal Endowment
$7,500$2,500$10,000
$18,750$6,250$25,000
$37,500$12,500$50,000
$56,250$18,750$75,000
$75,000$25,000$100,000
$100,000$33,333$133,333

 

 


1:4 Matching funds are available through both University of Maine Foundation and University of Maine Pulp & Paper Foundation

1:4 Endowed Fund Match

Donor GiftFoundation MatchTotal Endowment
$8,000$2,000$10,000
$20,000$5,000$25,000
$40,000$10,000$50,000
$60,000$15,000$75,000
$80,000$20,000$100,000
$100,000$25,000$125,000

Create an endowed fund or make a gift of at least $8,000* to an existing fund and the Foundation will match $1 for every $4 of a donor gift up to $100,000.

Gifts can be pledged up to five years.

*Any gift amount which brings an existing Pulp & Paper Foundation Fund to the minimum endowed level ($10,000) will be matched by the Pulp & Paper Foundation. Please contact the Pulp & Paper Foundation for more information regarding their portion of the matching gift option.

University of Maine Pulp & Paper Foundation | 5737 Jenness Hall | Orono, ME 04469-5737 | (207) 581-2298 | carrie.enos@maine.edu