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.

How to start building a bright future for your child

4 steps for building a bright future with the Alfond Scholarship Foundation:

1. Check the value of your child's My Alfond Grant. Remember, the value of your Grant may change over time!

2. Explore our Aspirations Toolkit for interactive activities for kids K-12 (more info below!)

3. Sign up for electronic delivery. Go paperless and get your Alfond Grant Update or Quarterly Summary in your inbox!

4. Set aside a little money each month. Remember, saved money can grow over time!

Remember, small steps now can lead to BIG dreams for your child. Learn more and take the first steps at

My Alfond Grant Aspirations Toolkit

Have you explored the My Alfond Grant Aspirations Toolkit yet? It offers resources for home and classroom!

  • MAGTown is our interactive storybook for young children
  • Invest in ME Kindergarten helps young learners think about their future
  • MyPlan makes it fun to get ready for your child’s future education at any age
  • Middle School MyPlan gives students a chance to explore education and career opportunities (email us for access to this tool!)

Ready to see what our Aspirations Toolkit can do for you? Click the link to get started!

Free Download: Choose-Your-Own Summer Adventure

Because we know every kid does summer differently, we made a choose-your-own-adventure-style download that lets them plan out the perfect summer vacation. Will they read a book on a beach or beneath the shade of a tree? Jump in a lake or run through a sprinkler? The choice is theirs!

Click the link below to visit our blog, print it out, and help your kiddo have the best summer ever!

Summer Adventure List

Why should you update your contact information on your My Alfond Grant account?

...You don't want to miss updates about the Grant from the Alfond Scholarship Foundation (that's us!) and the Finance Authority of Maine

...You'll receive information about education savings programs to help you save for your child's future education

...We'll send you helpful tips for every stage of your child's education

Review and update your contact information today by clicking on the button below!

Update Contact Information