Welcome from the Alfond Scholarship Foundation

Hey there parents & caregivers! We hope that you are finding our newsletters to be full of great news and resources. We will be providing you with quarterly updates about My Alfond Grant and other information to help you support the future of Maine's children.

Did you know that there are now over 128,000 Maine children with an Alfond Grant?!


What's New

Have you checked out our updated website lately?

We've added some great resources to help families prepare and plan for education after high school. Our Age-Based Resources are a great place to start.

Learn More

The start of a New Year is a great time to start preparing for your child's or grandchild's future!

It’s never too early to help your child build a strong future! We know you have a lot on your plate, every parent does, so we’ve pulled together an interactive planning guide called MyPlan that will help you turn your good intentions into good actions and even better outcomes. Use Quick Start or personalize with Build Your Own Plan.

Create Your Plan

Here's the Fun

It's not too late to have your child show their gratitude for any gifts they may have received this holiday season.

To make saying “thank you” easy and fun, we’ve created a FREE printable Thank You card.

Thank You Printable

Awesome Organizations

The Alfond Scholarship Foundation partners with many businesses and organizations. The Harold Alfond Foundation is a Maine foundation that provides financial support for the My Alfond Grant Program. Mr. Alfond believed that all children deserve the opportunity to achieve higher education. He created this gift of the $500 Alfond Grant as a great start to help families begin to prepare for higher education from the very start of a child's life.

Check This Out

Who doesn't love a snow day? When it's time to come inside after kiddos play outdoors, keep those young minds working with some fun snow day crafts!

We've included 5 easy and budget-friendly ideas for keeping kids occupied on snowy days

Snow Day Activities

Don't Forget

Families can easily find all they need to Check Their Grant Value, Sign Up for E-Delivery or Update Their Contact Information on our website.