Maine Fishermen’s Forum
PO Box 288
2017 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
The Maine Fishermen’s Forum Board of Directors offers a scholarship fund to benefit immediate family members (son/daughter, or a grandson /granddaughter) or legal dependent of someone actively involved in Maine’s seafood industry, regardless of financial need or academic achievement. Undergraduates attending a two or four year college who are in at least the second year of their program or students who are in at least the second semester of their Certificate Program will be eligible. Applications will be accepted through February 25, 2017. Scholarships will be awarded by a random drawing to be held during the 40th annual Maine Fishermen’s Forum. Please note that previous winners are not eligible.
Do you qualify? Check all that apply:
Are you a sophomore, junior or senior right now? You must be at least a sophomore in college to apply.
Do you have an immediate family member actively participating in Maine’s seafood industry?
What do you need to apply? Check all that apply:
Complete the following application and send to the address at the top.
Provide an official transcript or Registrar’s letter of current standing along with the application.
Street/Mailing Address_____________________________________________________ Home Phone_____________________
City______________________________ State_____ Zip Code________ Email: _____________________________________
College/University Name_____________________________________________ Expected Year of Graduation: ____________
Location of College _________________________________________________ Your Major __________________________
**School Standing as of Sept 2016 (circle one)
Freshman Sophomore Junior Senior
MAINE SEAFOOD INDUSTRY FAMILY MEMBER INFORMATION
Street/Mailing Address_____________________________________________________ Phone__________________________
City______________________________ State______ Zip Code_________ Email: ___________________________________
Vessel Name or Commercial License Number __________________________________________________________________
Describe participation in the Maine seafood industry_____________________________________________________________