News icon News & Events

2018 Mitchell Institute Fall Gala

We hope you will join us tomorrow, Friday, September 28, for the 2018 Mitchell Institute Gala, which begins at 6:00 p.m. at the Marriott Sable Oaks in South Portland. This celebration of scholarship achievement promises to bring together more than 400 of today’s business and community leaders with over 80 of tomorrow’s leaders: Mitchell Scholars…. Read more »

The 2018 Mitchell Scholarship application is now open!

We welcome graduating students from Maine’s public high schools to submit applications before midnight on April 1, 2018. More information about the Mitchell Scholarship and the application process is available on our Scholarship page. We look forward to welcoming the 2018 Mitchell Scholars to our family!

The 2017 Mitchell Institute Gala is sold out!

We are elated to announce that the 2017 Mitchell Institute Gala is officially sold out. Thank you to our sponsors and supporters for their enthusiastic response! We are excited to celebrate Maine’s future leaders – Mitchell Scholars. For more information, please visit our gala page.

2017 Mitchell Institute Gala

We hope you will join us on Friday, October 20, for the 2017 Mitchell Institute Gala. This celebration of scholarship achievement brings together more than 400 of today’s business and community leaders with over 80 of tomorrow’s leaders: Mitchell Scholars. In addition to remarks from Senator George J. Mitchell, several Mitchell Scholars will share their… Read more »

Apply to join the Mitchell Institute Alumni Council

Join the Mitchell Institute Alumni Council The Mitchell Institute Alumni Council (MIAC) is seeking applications to fill one vacancy on the Council in 2017. Applicants will be reviewed by the Council and the Mitchell Institute staff for the possibility of additional volunteer opportunities. Since 2005, the Alumni Council has supported the work of the Mitchell… Read more »

2016 Mitchell Institute Gala

The 2016 Mitchell Institute Gala will take place at 6 pm on Friday, October 21 at the Marriott Sable Oaks in South Portland. This event brings together more than 400 of today’s business and community leaders with over 80 of tomorrow’s leaders: Mitchell Scholars. We are pleased to have several Scholar speakers share their stories of… Read more »

Apply to join the Mitchell Institute Alumni Council!

The Mitchell Institute Alumni Council is seeking new members to help support the Mitchell Institute Scholars and Alumni. Since 2005, the Alumni Council has supported the work of the Mitchell Institute by providing professional development and networking opportunities to current Scholars and Alumni. Each year, the Alumni Council organizes MILE II, a personal and career… Read more »

Senator Mitchell releases new memoir

The Mitchell Institute is featured in Senator George J. Mitchell’s newly released memoir, The Negotiator. In detailing his experiences, the Senator devotes a chapter to the establishment of the Mitchell Institute, which he often describes as, other than his family, his proudest accomplishment in his successful career. The chapter also includes the stories of Mitchell… Read more »

2015 Mitchell Institute Gala

The 2015 Mitchell Institute Gala will take place on at 6pm on Friday, September 18 at the Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks. This event brings together over 400 of today’s business and community leaders with over 70 of tomorrow’s leaders: Mitchell Scholars, who share the Institute’s impact on their academic and career paths. We are also… Read more »

Apply to Join the Mitchell Institute Alumni Council

The Mitchell Institute Alumni Council is seeking new members to help support the Mitchell Institute Scholars and Alumni. Since 2005, the Alumni Council has supported the work of the Mitchell Institute by providing professional development and networking opportunities to current Scholars and Alumni. Each year, the Alumni Council organizes MILE II, a personal and career… Read more »