Girl Scouts of Maine is dedicated to preparing girls for a lifetime
of leadership—in their own life and in the world. As women, we face a
number of unique challenges but we also have an unparalleled reach to
make positive impacts and Girl Scouts is deeply committed to filing a
pipeline of women leaders to make those impacts.
graduating seniors who are about to embark on their adulthood journey,
we hope you will keep your passion for issues that are important to
you and make this passion part of your life long into the
Girl Scouts of Maine is very proud to present our
third annual Future Leader Scholarships to Girl Scouts who exemplify
our goal of leadership development. We had many exceptional applicants
and we want to say thank you to all who applied and wish we could have
given you all an award.
In 2021, Girl Scouts of Maine
awarded $19,500 to 12 deserving graduating Ambassador Girl Scouts who
best answered and presented their thoughts on these questions:
- How has Girl Scouts made a difference in your life?
- What do you see as the biggest challenge facing girls and women
- In 5 years, how do you see yourself addressing this
Read more about these incredible girls below. See how we celebrated
them, and hear from them on our June 12th Celebration Saturday video.
Scholarship applications will open in January 2022. A call for
submissions will be announced and updates will be posted to this page
In 2020, Girl Scouts of Maine awarded $15,500 to 10 graduating
Girl Scouts of Maine is deeply committed to the
development and empowerment of girls and young women to make the world
a better place. Our goal includes helping to advance the next
generation of women in senior leadership positions in the workplace,
their community, and their country. The world needs more leaders and
only 20% of leadership positions are held by women.
you embark on your adulthood journey, we hope that your Girl Scout
experience has instilled the values of courage, confidence and
character that will underpin your adult life.
are a registered Maine Girl Scout that is graduating from high
school this year and have applied to an institution of higher
learning, Girl Scouts of Maine is offering you the opportunity to
apply for our Future Leaders Scholarships*
We look forward to your VIDEO APPLICATION and hope that you will
be one of our Future Leaders Scholarship recipients! Just follow
the instructions below!
☙ PLEASE CLEARLY STATE THE FOLLOWING IN A VIDEO
LASTING 5 MINUTES. (Use your smart phone!)
a. Name, age, town, name of
high school or if home schooled
b. Name of institution
of higher education you plan to attend in 2021.
us if you have been accepted by this school or if you are waiting to
d. Please answer the following questions. The
thoroughness of your answers and the quality of your
presentation will be important factors in our decision!
1. How has Girl Scouts made
a difference in your life?
2. What do you see as the
biggest challenge facing girls and women today?
five years, how do you see yourself addressing that challenge?
☙ Submit your video application by March 1, 2021. (See
the easy upload instructions below)
SUBMITTING YOUR VIDEO APPLICATION
Upload your video
to Dropbox, We Transfer, or Google Docs, and SEND the
LINK for downloading to email@example.com. PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL
THE VIDEO AS IT WILL NOT GO THROUGH. Please note that your video
may be used for publicity purposes by Girl Scouts of Maine.
Once you have submitted your video link, you will receive an
email confirmation stating that your application has been received. If
you do not receive an email within 48 business hours, please contact
Customer Care at 888-922-4763.
*Girl Scouts of Maine
reserves the right to decide the number, the dollar amount and the
recipients of these scholarships at its discretion.