Description:

A student from UMF will be selected to receive financial support to do research on a public policy issue.  The student will need a faculty member or administrator as an advisor and together they will select an external mentor.

Award:

The student will receive $1000 for tuition and fees which is to include six course credits associated with the research and up to $1000 for travel, research support, subsistence during the annual meeting of the Scholars and other contingencies.

How to apply
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Applications for this scholarship may be picked up at the UMF Merrill Center or from Jim Melcher’s Administrative Assistants Office, Angela Haley (Room 303A Roberts Learning Center).

Deadline:

Completed applications must be received by April 8, 2016.  Further information about this scholarship can be obtained by contacting Jim Melcher at jim.melcher@maine.edu.