Piscataquis County Scholarships

Alan T. Schultz and Scott R. Willey Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Alan T. Schultz and Scott R. Willey Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 2004 to support a graduating male and female student at Piscataquis Community High School who are considered the most dedicated to and enthusiastic about their chosen sport regardless of their athletic ability.
Contact: Piscataquis Community High School guidance office

Bill and Connie Lander Scholarship Fund

The Bill and Connie Lander Scholarship Fund was established to be distributed equally to Piscataquis Community Secondary School in Guilford, Maine and Nute High School in Milton, NH to provide scholarship assistance to graduating seniors pursuing post-secondary education.
Contact: Piscataquis Community High School guidance office

Charles D. Shaw Scholarship Fund

The Shaw Scholarship was established in 1930 by the estate of Charles D. Shaw and provides scholarships to young men and women who are graduates of Greenville High School and wish to pursue higher education.
Contact: Greenville High School guidance office

Diana Norton Dicks Education Encouragement Award

The Diana Norton Dicks Education Encouragement Award was established in 1999 by James A. and Fay-Tyler Norton in honor and memory of their daughter, Diana Norton Dicks, who taught at Penquis Valley High School. Diana had great faith in young people and encouraged them always to aspire to a life of sharing and achievement. This award celebrates the accomplishments of a graduating senior at Penquis Valley High School. Recipients will demonstrate leadership and initiative in school and/or community affairs and have a record of sound academic achievement.
Contact: Penquis Valley High School guidance office

Don Hall Scholarship Fund

The Don Hall Scholarship Fund was founded in 1990 to provide scholarship support to deserving graduating seniors from Sangerville or a high school senior nominated by a member of the East Sangerville Grange. The fund is particularly interested in assisting students from the Sangerville area who have shown civic and community involvement, leadership qualities, or efforts on behalf of the environment or the arts.
Contact: Executive Committee of the East Sangerville Grange, Box 60, Sangerville, ME 04443

DOVF - The Guy Buck Fund

The DOVF-Guy Buck Fund was established in 2011 to support a youth resident of Dover-Foxcroft seeking higher education. Recipients should be selected by a committee consisting of the current Principal of Foxcroft Academy, the President of a local bank, and the Superintendent of Schools for the Town of Dover-Foxcroft.
Contact: David Johnson, Treasurer, Town of Dover-Foxcroft

Emily Trussell Stupak Scholarship Fund

The Stupak Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to graduating seniors from high schools in the Penobscot Valley Conference who are furthering their education at an accredited college or university. Scholarship awards will be based on a demonstrated, passionate dedication to and excellence in a chosen athletic pursuit that the student plans to continue at the college level.
Application Deadline: May 1
To Apply: Link to online application

Grapevine Association Scholarship Fund

The Grapevine Scholarship Fund was established in 1999 to benefit graduates of Greenville High School.
Contact: Greenville High School guidance office

Greenville School System Fund

The Maine Community Foundation partners with the Greenville School System to make a number of scholarship funds available to its graduating seniors. Please contact the guidance office for information concerning these opportunities.
Contact: Greenville High School guidance office

Harry & Lillian Bush Scholarship Fund

The Bush Scholarship was established in 1966 by the estate of Dorothy Bush Cowan to provide scholarships for graduates of Foxcroft Academy.
Contact: Foxcroft Academy counseling services

Howard T. Clark Foxcroft Academy Scholarship Fund

The Howard T. Clark Foxcroft Academy Scholarship provides scholarship assistance based upon academic attainment, character and financial need to graduates of Foxcroft Academy.
Contact: Foxcroft Academy counseling services

Jeffrey A. Kilpatrick Memorial Fund

The fund was established in 1992 by the family and friends of Jeffrey Kilpatrick to provide scholarship support to graduating seniors of Piscataquis Community High School and Foxcroft Academy who wish to pursue post-secondary education.
Contact: Piscataquis Community High School and Foxcroft Academy guidance offices

MSAD 41 General Fund

The Maine Community Foundation partners with MSAD 41 and Penquis Valley High School to make a number of scholarship funds available to its graduating seniors. Please contact the guidance office for information concerning these opportunities.
Contact: Penquis Valley High School guidance office

Phillips Family Scholarship Fund

The Phillips Family Scholarship was established by friends and family in memory of Daniel and Frank Phillips to provide non-renewable scholarship assistance to residents of Shirley who have completed at least one year of post-secondary education. Application should be made in the form of a letter describing the applicant's financial need, course of study, previous year's grades, schools attended and personal goals.
Contact: Greenville High School guidance office

Piscataquis Community High School Scholarship Fund

The Maine Community Foundation partners with Piscataquis Community High School to make a number of scholarship funds available to its graduating seniors. Please contact the guidance office for information concerning these opportunities.
Contact: Piscataquis Community High School guidance office

Reginald and Mary Dority Scholarship Fund

The Reginald and Mary Dority Scholarship Fund was established by their friends and colleagues in 1976 to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. The Doritys were educators who encouraged their students to attend college. This fund supports graduating seniors at Penquis Valley High School who are residents of Milo pursuing a degree in education at a four-year college or university.
Contact: Penquis Valley High School guidance office

Ruth Monroe Schultz Memorial Fund

The Ruth Monroe Schultz Memorial Fund supports a graduating senior at Piscataquis Community High School who is pursuing a post-secondary degree in education. The recipient will be the student who holds the highest GPA in the field of those graduates planning to major in education.
Contact: Piscataquis Community High School guidance office

SweetMoore Scholarship Fund

The SweetMoore Scholarship Fund was established to support residents in residents living in the area served by the Greenville school system, which includes, but is not limited to Greenville, Beaver Cover, Shirley, Harford's Point Township, Lily Bay Township, Rockwood Township, pursuing a secondary education in the trades which could include but is not limited to EMT training, electrical, plumbing, carpentry, auto mechanics, accounting, business, welding, beauty and food service.
Contact: Greenville High School guidance office
To Apply: Link to paper application  

Vietnam Veterans Fund for Greenville High School

The Moosehead Lake Woman’s Club disbanded in 2000 due to declining membership. As a final gesture of philanthropy, the members established the Vietnam Veterans Fund for Greenville High School to support graduating seniors pursuing post-secondary education.
Contact: Greenville High School guidance office

Walter & Eva Burgess Scholarship Fund

The Burgess Scholarship was established in 1987 by the estate of Myra L. Burgess to award a scholarship to a graduate of Foxcroft Academy who seeks education beyond the secondary level.
Contact: Foxcroft Academy counseling services