The mission of the Mitchell Institute is to increase the likelihood that young people from every community in Maine will aspire to, pursue, and achieve a college education.
Announcing the 2023 Mitchell Scholars!
The 166 recipients of the 2023 Mitchell Scholarship, representing every public high school in Maine, have distinguished themselves through academic excellence and community involvement. Each Mitchell Scholar will receive a scholarship award of $10,000 to be paid out in four equal installments of $2,500, as well as ongoing personal, academic, and professional support to position them for success in college and beyond. Click here to watch a video message to the new Mitchell Scholars and to see their names in alphabetical order by county and high school.
Purchase Your Tickets for Gala by Sept. 22!
Mark your calendars and plan to join us for the Mitchell Institute Gala — Maine’s not-to-be-missed evening featuring a glittering reception and served dinner, is an annual celebration of Mitchell Scholars and the Mitchell Institute’s mission to unlock the potential of our state’s students. Click here to purchase tickets & learn about sponsorship opportunities.
Your Giving Directly Affects Maine Students
For over 25 years, the Mitchell Institute has helped Maine students achieve a college degree. By awarding the Mitchell Scholarship to a graduating senior from every Maine community and providing them with a broad array of programming and opportunities, we invest more than $1.4 million in Maine’s future every year. Click to learn how you can make a difference in the lives of more than 150 college-bound students a year, grow tomorrow’s leaders, and strengthen Maine’s workforce.