Over $1 million worth of scholarships from the Worthington Scholarship Foundation is still available for students going to college or university in Maine. That’s out of the total $3 million the foundation plans to give out this year alone.
Graduating seniors at 23 high schools across Know, Waldo, Lincoln, Hancock, and Washington counties, are eligible to apply. Students must also be planning to attend any college within the UMaine or Community College systems, Thomas College, Husson University, Maine Maritime Academy, Colby College, Bowdoin College, or Bates College.
Scholarship awards are up to $16,500 and up to $6,000 depending on what path the student selects for college. Visit www.worthingtonscholars.org to apply. The deadline is Aug. 1st.