Category: Scholarships

Mission’s Initial College Exploration-Engagement Retreat a Success

BAR HARBOR, ME — These photos are from our initial CEECoast College Exploration and Engagement retreat the Maine Seacoast Mission (MSM) hosted, June 30 to July 2 at College of the Atlantic (COA) in Bar Harbor. A dozen wonderful sophomores from Sumner and Narraguagus High Schools were selected to participate in this college readiness program…

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Mission Scholarships Awarded at Presidents Scholarship BBQ

BAR HARBOR, ME — After a several year hiatus, the Maine Seacoast Mission Scholarship BBQ, revived and renamed the Presidents Scholarship BBQ, was held earlier this month on the College of the Atlantic campus in Bar Harbor. Several Mission presidents were in attendance, including Scott Planting (this was one of his favorite events during his…

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Maine Seacoast Mission Announces Its 2019 Scholarship Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2019 For More Information Contact Scholarship Director Terri Rodick trodick@seacoastmission.org or 207-801-6008 Maine Seacoast Mission Announces Its 2019 Scholarship Awards BAR HARBOR, ME — Maine Seacoast Mission has announced its 2019 scholarship awards. The Seacoast Mission has 100-year history of providing financial support to promising young adults from Downeast and…

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Maine Seacoast Mission Scholarship Deadline is May 1, 2019

BAR HARBOR, ME — Maine Seacoast Mission Program Director Terri Rodick reminds high school students and their families the deadline for Mission Scholarships is May 1, 2019. More information and applications are available at: https://www.seacoastmission.org/what-we-do/scholarships/

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Mission Scholar LeMoine Earns Women’s Outdoor Track/Field Rookie of the Week Title

BAR HARBOR, ME — Congratulations to Mission Scholarship recipient Dori LeMoine for earning the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Rookie of the Week. According to a St. Joseph’s College of Maine news story (4/2/2019), freshman Dori LeMoine “shattered the (St. Joseph College) Monks’ outdoor records in the shot put (9.90m) and…

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Mission Scholarship Alumni Conducts Nerve Regeneration Research at UMaine

BAR HARBOR, ME — Terri Rodick spotted this good news about former Mission scholarship alumni Nicklaus Carter. Mr. Carter was awarded Mission Scholarships 2011 – 2015. Today he is a doctoral student in University of Maine’s Graduate School of Biomedical Science, “turning forest biproduct into innovative medical research.” “Carter has found that conduit-treated peripheral nerve…

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Mission Scholarship Recipient Publishes Art Photography Book

BAR HARBOR, ME — Maine Seacoast Mission Scholarships Program Manager Terri Rodick sends this link to Emma Ressel’s art photography book, reminding us, “Emma is one of our scholarship alumni. She received a scholarship all four years 2012-13,14,15. She graduated Mount Desert Island high school.”  Emma Ressel (b. Bar Harbor, Maine, 1994) is a fine-art…

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Educator Joins Seacoast Mission Staff to Develop New Scholarship Programs

BAR HARBOR, ME — Christina Griffith has joined the Maine Seacoast Mission, based in Bar Harbor, as Program Director for New Education Initiatives, where she will develop new college preparation and scholarship programs for students in Washington and Hancock counties. “Christina has real expertise in programs that help students prepare for and succeed in college,”…

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Mission Scholarships 2019 Applications Available Now Online

Mission Program Manager for Scholarships and Outreach Terri Rodick asked some Maine Seacoast Mission scholarship recipients if they would please make a short video telling viewers what Mission scholarships meant to them. Here’s Sarah Doucette’s video. BAR HARBOR, ME — Maine Seacoast Mission’s five scholarships applications and re-applications are now available for downloading online. Program…

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Mission Scholarship Recipient Nellie LaValle Awarded Fulbright Grant

BAR HARBOR, Me — Congratulations to Maine Seacoast Mission scholarship recipient Nellie LaValle for her Fulbright Grant award at Colby College, Waterville, ME. Thanks to Mission Program Manager for Scholarships and Outreach Terri Rodick for bring us the news. Learn more about the Mission’s Scholarships. ===== Student Achievement Recognized at Colby Awards Ceremony May 9,…

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