The Maine Grocers & Food Producers Association Scholarship is awarded each year to students who have successfully completed requirements for graduation from an accredited high school, are a resident of the State of Maine and have been accepted by a college or university.
This scholarship is eligible to high school seniors, and college students enrolled in a 2-, 4- or 5-year college program who are currently: children of full-time or part-time employees/or owners of companies which are MGFPA members (the employee must have been employed for at least six months at time of application); or part-time or full-time student employees of companies which are MGFPA members (the student must have been employed for at least six months prior to application).
The Scholarship Committee select winners on the basis of financial need, academic merit, involvement in community and school activities and career goals, especially those related to business and the food industry. Only complete, typed applications will be accepted. Handwritten applications will not be accepted. The Maine Grocers & Food Producers Association is vibrant and is recognized as the leader in the advancement of Maine’s grocery and food producer industry.