Maine Association of Public Housing Directors Scholarship Program

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  1. Applicants must be residents of Public Housing / HCV Section 8 / Low Income / Subsidized Housing.
  2. Applicants must be a graduating high school senior or currently attending an accredited institution of high education.


  1. Verification of acceptance at a specific school (college acceptance letter).
  2. Essay of approximately 200 words – applicant choice of topic.
  3. Optional: Letters of recommendation.
  4. Agency Authorization must be signed or confirmed thru email correspondence by the Executive Director or his/her designee, certifying applicant’s status with the Agency.
    1. contact Emily Mancini-Fitch for PHA verification or if you do not have easy access to a printer & scanner. 


  1. One $2000 scholarship. 


  1. Application submitted to Scholarship Committee by Monday April 18, 2022
  2. Must be electronic submissions to
  3. Screening, evaluation and selection conducted by Committee.
  4. Applications that are incomplete may be disqualified.
  5. Scholarship award decision to be made prior to May 18, 2022.