General Scholarships

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The General Workshops Scholarship Fund (one, two, and four week workshops)

Partial tuition scholarships are available to deserving applicants through donations by corporations and individual benefactors to Maine Media Workshops+College. Funds are intended to support the educational process of today’s most talented filmmakers, photographers, writers, and digital artists. Application is by portfolio (15-20 images) or reel, evidence of financial need as demonstrated on the application form, accompanied by latest tax return and 3 letters of recommendation. There is no application deadline.   Materials must be sent electronically to: [email protected] Portfolios/reels must be placed online for viewing.

 

The Meg Weston Scholarship

Meg Weston was MMW+C’S President from 2012 -2020.  In honor of the efforts Meg exerted in moving MMW+C forward, an annual full tuition scholarship for a one-week Rockport based workshop has been established in her honor.

The award will be made to a deserving student who demonstrates outstanding ability and some financial need. Merit shall be determined by the submission of  sample work along with a current tax return, 3 letters of recommendation and the application form.   Materials must be sent electronically to: [email protected] with a deadline of 5PM, Friday April 24, 2020.  Portfolios/reels must be placed online for viewing.   Awards will be announced the week of May 4, 2020

The Mattina Proctor Scholarship

Mattina R. Proctor was a philanthropist who considered Camden, Maine her home.  Growing up during the Great Depression and World War II, she was moved to compassion by suffering and injustice.  She spent her life focused on philanthropy and volunteerism, supporting causes in health, education and the arts. The Mattina Proctor Foundation has provided generous support to Maine Media Workshops + College and these funds enable us to provide an annual need based scholarship in her name to a deserving workshop student.

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Application is by evidence of financial need as demonstrated on the application form, accompanied by latest tax return and 3 letters of recommendation as well as portfolio/reel submission. There is no application deadline.   Materials must be sent electronically to: [email protected] Portfolios/reels must be placed online for viewing.