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2015 Next Step Maine Scholarship Application Period Open

Accepting Applications for "Employees of Promise" until 4 p.m. on May 4, 2015


March 2nd, 2015 - May 4th, 2015

Nominations for the 2015 Next Step Maine Scholarship Program will be accepted from Monday, March 2 through 4 p.m. on Monday, May 4, 2015. Scholarship notifications will be made in early June.

The nomination process is a two-part process. The employer musy complete an online Employer Nominator Form and the employee nominated must complete an online Employee Nominee Form.

Next Step Maine Scholarships are given to employees who are engaged in taking additional steps in their education and skill development and who are considered promising contributors to the organizations for which they work.

Learn more about this scholarship, review the guidelines, and access the nomination forms at:

View previous scholarship awardee profiles online:  2014 recipients and 2013 recipients

Scholarships are only available for employees of Next Step Maine Employers -
committed employers who have joined our statewide Next Step Maine Employers' Initiative to advance the skill and educational attainment of Maine's workforce.

Not sure if you’re a Next Step Maine Employer? View our current list of 225 Next Step Maine Employers.  If your organization is on this list, then you are eligible to nominate an employee of promise today.  If you are not yet on this list, click here  to learn more about the becoming a Next Step Maine Employer and enrolling in this free statewide initiative.



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