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Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship

Offered by Futurama Foundation

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Dec 18, 2023
1 award worth


Grade level

College Underclassmen

Application deadline:

April 13, 2024

Scholarship Overview

Are you a female resident of Maine in your second or third year of an undergraduate program? If so, you may be eligible for the Jeanne L. Hammond Memorial Scholarship! Each year, the scholarship awards $2,500 to one such Maine resident who demonstrates financial need and is enrolled at least half-time in an undergraduate program. Primary consideration will be given to those with dedicated school and/or community involvement. Secondary preference will be given to those women seeking a journalism degree, BPW/Maine members or former members and their female dependents, and American Association of University Women members or their female dependents. If you’re a female resident of Maine now attending an undergraduate program, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About Futurama Foundation

The BPW/Maine Futurama Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization established in 1987 to provide an ongoing endowment to ensure the continued availability of scholarships to Maine women. The foundation enhances the BPW tradition of “women helping women.”

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

College Underclassmen

Other Category

Low Income, Women



Application information

In addition to the materials below, interested students must submit a completed application and a statement of financial need by a Financial Aid Officer or Guidance Counselor.


Proof of enrollment

Academic transcript

Letters of Recommendation

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