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Avesta Housing Scholarship

Avesta Housing Scholarship

Are you seeking higher education?

Apply for the Avesta Scholarship today!


All Avesta residents who are enrolling in a post-secondary program* within the next 12 months are eligible to apply for a $1,000 scholarship. Eligible programs include college, graduate school, trade school, and certificate programs.


Three ways to apply:

  • Click here to apply online.
  • Deliver to your Property Manager or Resident Service Coordinator. Click here for a downloadable application form.
  • Send or deliver your application to Avesta Housing | 307 Cumberland Ave. | Portland, ME 04103 or

All applications must be received by May 15.


If English is not your first language and you prefer to write your responses in your first language, please do so. We accept applications in all languages!


Selection of scholarship awardees will be made at the discretion of Avesta Housing. Winners will be notified by May 30. Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 (not to exceed tuition and essential class supplies) will be paid directly to the educational institution. Applications of students currently enrolled in post-secondary programs are welcome.