University of Maine Foundation Scholarship Support at Record High of Over $4.1Million

University of Maine Foundation Scholarship Support at Record High of Over $4.1Million

July 14th, 2014

On May 7, 2014 University of Maine Foundation President Jeffery Mills presented University of Maine Director of Student Financial Aid Gianna Marrs and several UMaine students with a symbolic check for $4,101,185. The check represents the largest single-year contribution to UMaine scholarships and aid in Foundation history. “I cannot begin to describe the importance of… Read more »

Emera Astronomy Center

$5.2 Million Emera Astronomy Center Benefits from $3.2 Million Anonymous Gift

July 14th, 2014

People donate to the Foundation for various reasons and most are recognized publicly for their generosity. However, donors sometimes choose to remain in the background and watch their legacy at work from afar. Anonymity is very possible when working with the University of Maine Foundation. In fact, this is the case of the anonymous donors… Read more »

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Maine High Schools Award University of Maine Foundation Scholarships

July 13th, 2014

June is high school graduation season and a time when many scholarships are awarded. The University of Maine Foundation stewards several scholarship funds designated to specific Maine high schools for students who will be attending the University of Maine. One example is the Ruth M. Crosby Scholarship that is awarded each year at Hermon High… Read more »