Laurie Carr Scholarship Program
NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS. DEADLINE WAS MAY 19, 2017.
South Portland Housing Authority awards up to $2,000 each year in scholarships through the Laurie Carr scholarship program, at the determination of the SPHA board. Applicants must be a resident of a South Portland Housing Authority (SPHA) owned or managed property, or a recipient of an HCV voucher under the jurisdiction of the SPHA. Applicants must also be currently attending or planning to attend a certification, license, or degree earning program.
MAPHD Scholarship Program
NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS. DEADLINE WAS AUGUST 26, 2016.
The Maine Association of Public Housing Directors (MAPHD) offers a scholarship program for graduating high school seniors or those who are currently attending an accredited institution of higher education. Applicants must be Public Housing, Section 8, Low Income, or Subsidized Housing Residents. MAPHD will award up to three (3) scholarships to deserving applicants: one $1,500.00 scholarship and two $1,000.00 scholarships.
PHADA Scholarship Program
NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS.
THE 2018 APPLICATION DEADLINE WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN THE FALL OF 2017.
The Public housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA) offers a scholarship program for graduating seniors who are preparing to enter college. PHADA will award three (3) scholarships to deserving youth currently residing in a PHADA member agency. South Portland Housing Authority Public Housing residents and Section 8 participants are eligible to apply. Scholarships include the Stephen J. Bollinger Memorial Scholarship ($7,000), Freedom and Civil Rights Scholarship ($5,000), and SACS Software/Scott Accounting & Computer Services, Inc. Scholarship ($5,000).