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Applicants for Franco-American Education Foundation Memorial Scholarships must meet all of the following four requirements:

  1. Be of FRANCO-AMERICAN heritage.
  2. Be a resident of Lewiston, Auburn, Lisbon, Sabattus, Greene, Turner, Minot, Durham or Poland, Maine.
  3. Be about to graduate or have graduated from high school or obtained a GED.
  4. Be enrolled as a student in an accredited institution of higher learning.

Applicants must submit the following

  1. A FULLY COMPLETED signed application.
  2. A transcript, including the most recently completed grading period.
  3. A photo with your name on back.
  4. A letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor or school principal.
  5. A short essay detailing and explaining (a) your need for a scholarship, (b) your college and career goals, and (c) your Franco- American parentage and heritage.
  6. Proper identification  a) photocopy of your valid Maine driver’s license or b) photocopy of your current school ID card.


Please note that the above items must be printed and mailed with this application.

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Renewal application

If you have already received a scholarship, you may apply to renew it by using this form. Please note that you must have a Grade Point Average of 2.5 or better to qualify for renewal.

Renew Online

You may also download the renewal application here: Renewal Application

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You can upload some application materials using the form below. Be sure to enter your name in the Applicant Name field.

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