USA Scholarship: Here is a scholarship opportunity for passionate and exceptional students who have an interest to study in the United States. Application is open for the International Marisue and John Pickering Scholarships at the University of Maine 2022.
The University of Maine is looking for students with high potential to apply for its International Marisue and John Pickering Scholarships in the United States. The program is currently accepting applications for the academic year 2022-2023.
This scholarship will provide financial assistance to degree-seeking undergraduate or graduate students who completed high school outside of the United States, with preference given to students who graduated from high school in Bulgaria or other Balkan Peninsula countries such as Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo, Macedonia, and Albania.
About University of Maine USA
The University of Maine (UMaine or UM) is an Orono, Maine-based public land-grant research university. It was founded in 1865 as Maine’s land-grant college and is the flagship institution of the University of Maine System. It is categorized as “R1: Doctoral Universities with Very High Research Activity.”
UMaine is the state’s largest college or university, with approximately 11,500 students enrolled. The University of Maine’s athletic teams, known as the Black Bears, are the state’s only Division I program. The men’s ice hockey team from Maine has won two national championships.
The University of Maine is a world-class research institution and one of the leading institutions focused on meeting the world’s emerging needs. Forbes magazine ranked it in the top 15% of American colleges. It has nearly 100 undergraduate majors and programs, 70 master’s degree programs, and 35 doctoral degree programs.
Brief Scholarship Details
Sponsor(s): University of Maine
Academic Level: Undergraduate or graduate
Award Value: Tuition Fees
Number of Awards: Not Specified
Application Mode: Online
Eligible Country: International
Application Deadline: 1 November 2022
Eligibility Requirement for Scholarship
Below is the eligibility requirement:
- Applicants from Bulgaria, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo, Macedonia, and Albania.
- Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate degree-seeking student at the international tuition rate.
- Applicants must have graduated from high school in Bulgaria, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo, Macedonia, and Albania.
- The applicants are required to check and meet the English language requirements of their chosen university.
- The applicants must meet the entry requirements of the university for the undergraduate or graduate programme they wish to apply for.
Applicants are to make available the following documents:
- Submit transcripts of all previous secondary/high school or university work
- Submit a copy of the passport ID page and submit
- Submit a Declaration of Finances along with supporting documents
- Three letters of recommendation
- Official test scores
Full Scholarship Benefits
Each successful scholar will receive international tuition fees to cover their study expenses at the University of Maine in the United States during the academic year 2022-2023.
How to Apply
Interested candidates must have to enroll in the undergraduate or graduate degree program at the University of Maine. After that, complete one of our applications Common Application, the UMaine Mobile Application, or the ApplyMaine Application. All eligible students will be considered for a scholarship.