Free College Scholarship Details

If you have been awarded a FREE College Scholarship, first – Congratulations!  Below are some important details to know about your scholarship:

  • Free College Scholarships cover tuition and mandatory fees* that are not already covered by your awarded federal and state grant funding
  • Initial Free College scholarship amounts are estimates. These estimates will be updated after the add/drop period to reflect the true coverage of eligible tuition and mandatory fees.
  • To maintain your Free College Scholarship, you must meet the following qualifications:
    • Enrolled full-time, earning 30 credits in an academic year
    • Enrolled in an Associate’s degree or certificate program
    • Develop an academic plan for on-time completion with your advisor. Need assistance with your plan? Reach out to
    • Reside in Maine when starting the program and throughout the completion of your degree

*Mandatory Fees do not include textbooks or course packs

If you have questions about your bill and/or your scholarships, please contact:


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