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Michael McMillen, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund

Offered by Brooksville Education Foundation

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Aug 8, 2023
Multiple awards worth


Grade level

College Students

Application deadline:

June 15, 2024

Scholarship Overview

The Michael McMillen, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund is dedicated to supporting students who are passionate about pursuing careers in the caring professions. This scholarship is specifically designed for those who are interested in fields such as health, counseling, social work, early childhood education, or eldercare. Applicants must be residents of Brooksville, Maine, whether because they live full-time in Brooksville, or if they are under the age of 26 and have family still living full-time in Brooksville.

If you are a Maine resident committed to making a difference in the lives of others, this scholarship could be a great opportunity to help you achieve your goals. Apply and take the first step towards a rewarding career in the caring professions.

About Brooksville Education Foundation

The Brooksville Education Foundation is a family of funds housed at the Maine Community Foundation, created by and for the residents of Brooksville, Maine. It has been expanding educational opportunities for more than 20 years through scholarships for Brooksville residents pursuing post-secondary education and grants to support education programs for younger Brooksville students.

Eligibility information

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

Grade Level

College Students

Academic Interest





Applicants with an interest in Senior Care are also eligible

Application information

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


Academic transcript

Letter of Recommendation

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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

This scholarship is restricted for use at two-year colleges, four-year colleges, and trade/technical schools.

When will the winner of this scholarship be announced?

The Michael McMillen, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund winner will be announced: July 15, 2024.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Brooksville Education Foundation at brooksvilleeducat[email protected].

Is this scholarship renewable?

Yes, the Michael McMillen, Jr. Memorial 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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