Early College for ME

  • State: Maine
  • Coverage: Statewide
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2003
  • Funding Source: public
  • Matriculation Age: current highschool students
  • Semester(s) Covered: two semesters

School(s): Main Community College System Campuses

Early College for ME was established in 2003 for residents of Maine attending one of the 80 participating Maine high schools. The award provides scholarship support of $2,000 for up to two years and free dual-enrollment in a college course during their senior year of high school. Students must attend one of Maine’s community colleges in the MCCS group. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    323 State Street
  • Augusta, ME 04330
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (207) 629-4000

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