Avg. Amount Awarded
June 1 2022
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Agnes Freyer Gibbs Scholarship Fund


The Agnes Freyer Gibbs Scholarship Fund was established in 2018 to provide renewable support for students majoring in journalism or a field reasonably related, including all forms of print, broadcast or electronic media. Recipients must be graduating seniors at Maine high schools or home-schooled in a Maine community during their last year of secondary education, with a GPA of at least 3.0. Students will be chosen based on demonstrated interest in journalism, financial need and academic achievement. There is a preference for female applicants. Those interested in careers in Marketing, Public Relations and Advertising are not eligible for consideration. Please go to the Maine Community Foundation, Inc. website for application requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkRestricted to female students
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Maine
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Journalism

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Contact Liz Fickett
Tel: 207-412-2015 Address MaineCF