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Alpha One (South Portland) (Statewide Program)

Powering Education Scholarship
Alpha One has been promoting independent living for people with disabilities in Maine for 30 years. This scholarship will provide awards of $2,000 eac ... read more
portable funding

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences (West Boothbay Harbor)

BLOOM Educators Program - "Exploring Oceanography"
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences is expanding the reach of the Keller BLOOM Program by offering professional development workshops for Maine midd ... read more
opportunityfunds international students
Gulf of Maine and the World Ocean REU
Undergraduates in Bigelow Laboratory's summer REU Program spend ten weeks at the Laboratory conducting independent research with guidance from a scien ... read more

The Maureen D. Keller Undergraduate Scholarship
Each year, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences awards The Maureen D. Keller Undergraduate Scholarship to a promising Maine student who intends to pu ... read more
opportunity

Bowdoin College (Brunswick)

Graduate Fellowships
The purpose of the scholarship and fellowship program is to provide research opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in STEM areas that a ... read more


College of the Atlantic (Bar Harbor)

Graduate Fellowships
The purpose of the scholarship and fellowship program is to provide research opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in STEM areas that a ... read more


Cornell University (Ithaca)

Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college studen ... read more


Gulf of Maine Research Institute (Portland)

Vital Signs
Vital Signs is a dynamic community of students, educators, professional scientists, and citizen scientists working together to collect, analyze, and s ... read more


Herring Gut Learning Center (Port Clyde)

Herring Gut's First Work Experience
Herring Gut's First Work Experience is a summer work program for teens.

Teens learn to be responsible employees while earning money and participatin ... read more



Jackson Laboratory (Bar Harbor)

Summer Student Program
The Jackson Laboratory Summer Student Program is designed for students who want to immerse themselves in genetics and genomics research. It emphasizes ... read more


Maine Community College System (Augusta)

Maine Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) Programs
The Maine Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) provides educational access to low-income first-generation adults seeking a college degree. MEOC assi ... read more


Maine Department of Marine Resources (Augusta)

Marine Resources Aquarium Field Trips
Open to school groups only (10 or more people), May 14-17 & May 20-24, in hourly blocks. Note that we may not be able to accommodate groups of fewer ... read more


Maine Maritime Academy (Castine)

Graduate Fellowships
The purpose of the scholarship and fellowship program is to provide research opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in STEM areas that a ... read more

SEANET Innovate for Maine Fellows Program (EPSCoR)
The SEANET, Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC) and the University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) are partnering through the Inn ... read more


Maine Medical Center (Portland)

Maine Medical Center Research Institute Summer Student Research Program
: During the summer months, Maine Medical Center, through the Research Institute, provides college and pre-college students with an opportunity to rec ... read more
funds international students
Research Institute's Summer Student Research Program
During the summer months, Maine Medical Center, through the Research Institute, provides college and pre-college students with an opportunity to recei ... read more


Maine Sea Grant (Orono)

Marine Education Outreach
The Maine Sea Grant education program seeks to improve marine-related K-16 educational opportunities in the state, as well as continued learning progr ... read more


Maine Space Grant Consortium (Augusta)

Graduate Fellowships
The purpose of the scholarship and fellowship program is to provide research opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in STEM areas that a ... read more

The Maine Aerospace Workforce Development Program
The Maine Aerospace Workforce Development Program supports undergraduate students to participate in a 10-week research experience at a NASA field cent ... read more


Mitchell Institute (Portland)

The Mitchell Scholarship Program
The Mitchell Institute awards a scholarship each year to a graduating senior from every public high school in Maine. The scholarship award is for $8,0 ... read more


Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory (MDIBL) (Salisbury Cove)

Research Experience for Undergraduates in Molecular Physiology and Environmental Stress
Each summer, over 40 undergraduates from around the United States participate in a research fellowship at MDIBL. Undergraduate students work in the la ... read more


Robert and Patricia Switzer Foundation (Belfast)

Switzer Environmental Fellowship Program
The Switzer Fellowship Program offers one-year Fellowships to highly talented graduate students in New England and California whose studies and career ... read more
portable funding

Saint Joseph's College of Maine (Standish)

Graduate Fellowships
The purpose of the scholarship and fellowship program is to provide research opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in STEM areas that a ... read more


Shoals Marine Laboratory (Appledore Island)

Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college studen ... read more


University of Maine (Orono)

Consider Engineering Summer Program
The UMaine Pulp & Paper Foundation's "Consider Engineering" program is offered three times in July to groups of 34 high school students who have compl ... read more

Explore It! Building the Next Generation of Sustainable Energy Researchers
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship inThe University of Maine and University of ConcepciĆ³n, Chile. This research experience is funded by the Nat ... read more
study abroad program
Graduate Fellowships
The purpose of the scholarship and fellowship program is to provide research opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in STEM areas that a ... read more

Maine Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) Programs
The Maine Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC) provides educational access to low-income first-generation adults seeking a college degree. MEOC assi ... read more

Research and Teaching Assistantships
Assistantships are either teaching assistantships, where students typically instruct or assist in instructing introductory courses or labs, or researc ... read more

SEANET Innovate for Maine Fellows Program (EPSCoR)
The SEANET, Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC) and the University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) are partnering through the Inn ... read more

Upward Bound Math/Science Program
What makes the UMaine Upward Bound Math-Science program different is the project research model and the philosophy that students can benefit through t ... read more


University of New England (Biddeford)

Graduate Fellowships
The purpose of the scholarship and fellowship program is to provide research opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in STEM areas that a ... read more

SEANET Innovate for Maine Fellows Program (EPSCoR)
The SEANET, Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC) and the University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) are partnering through the Inn ... read more


University of New Hampshire (Durham)

Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college studen ... read more


University of Southern Maine (Gorham)

Graduate Fellowships
The purpose of the scholarship and fellowship program is to provide research opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students in STEM areas that a ... read more

SEANET Innovate for Maine Fellows Program (EPSCoR)
The SEANET, Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC) and the University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) are partnering through the Inn ... read more


Maine STEM Initiatives



Maine Physical Sciences Partnership (Maine PSP)

A partnership bringing together nearly 50 rural Maine schools, the University of Maine, three Maine non-profits with expertise in science education, and science and technology leaders at the Maine Department of Education to target the teaching and learning of physical sciences in grades 6-9 and the preparation of science teachers at the University of Maine.     ...read more 


Maine STEM Collaborative

The Maine STEM Collaborative is a statewide movement with two major goals: that Maine students graduate with essential knowledge and skills in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics; and that Maine students aspire to continue in the STEM fields at the post-secondary level.     ...read more 



Forest BioProducts Research Initiative

Fossil Fuel Replacement Grounded in Sustainable Forest Management
Using National Science Foundation funding to create a Forest Biproducts Research Initiative (FBRI), the University of Maine is marshaling a broad array of scientists and state partnerships to create fossil fuel reduction solutions grounded in sustainable forest management.    ...read more 



Maine Girls Collaborative Project

The Maine Girls Collaborative Project brings together organizations throughout Maine that are committed to informing and motivating girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).    ...read more