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Bar Harbor Bank & Trust Career & Technical Education Scholarship

We believe that education is one of the surest ways for people to have fulling and successful careers. That's why we have established the Bar Harbor Bank & Trust Career & Technical Education Scholarship. Each year, the Bank presents $1,000 awards to income-eligible high school seniors in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont who attended a technical career program as part of their high school curriculum and are planning to attend college or a technical school after graduation.

The deadline to apply for a 2023 Career & Technical Education Scholarship is May 1, 2024.

Download the Career & Technical Education Scholarship application

Additional Scholarships

Bar Harbor Wealth Management manages the Hattie A. and Fred C. Lynam Trust, which awards scholarships to students attending Mount Desert Island High School.

Hattie A. and Fred C. Lynam Scholarship

The scholarship was established in 1943 by Fred C. Lynam who was Bar Harbor Bank & Trust's first vice president and later, treasurer and president. The trust awards renewable scholarships to members of the MDI High School graduating class or renewing applicants. First-time applicants must be residents of Mount Desert Island. The deadline to apply for the current round of funding is May 1, 2024.

If we can assist in answering any questions, please reach out to us at or 888-853-7100 x10986.

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