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Lydia R. Laurendeau Scholarship Fund

Offered by Maine Community Foundation, Inc.

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Nov 17, 2023
Multiple awards worth

Varies

Grade level

College Students

Application deadline:

June 1, 2024

Scholarship Overview

The Lydia R. Laurendeau Scholarship Fund provides renewable scholarship support to young women who are pursuing post-secondary education in either science or engineering at a four-year university. There is a preference for applicants demonstrating a connection to their Franco-American heritage. Eligible applicants will be female graduating seniors from a Maine high school who are pursuing a major in science or engineering at a four-year university. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to earn funding toward your post-secondary education!

About Maine Community Foundation, Inc.

The Maine Community Foundation (MaineCF) seeks to promote respect for all people. Through its scholarships, the community foundation supports all students regardless of their race, age, ancestry or national origin, sexual orientation, gender, physical or mental disability, religion, or geographical region within the state of Maine.

Eligibility information

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

Grade Level

College Students

Citizenship

U.S. Citizens

Academic Interest

Engineering, Science, Technology, and Society

Other Category

Women

State

Maine

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

Essay

Academic transcript

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship open to international students?

No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Maine Community Foundation, Inc. at [email protected].

Is this scholarship renewable?

Yes, the Lydia R. Laurendeau Scholarship Fund is renewable.

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).

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