Incoming Scholar Information

Applying for the Luckyday Scholarship

Students who are interested in applying for Freshman and Transfer Designation-Based scholarships, the Luckyday Citizenship Scholars Program, USM Foundation Scholarships,and Honors College Admission and Achievement Awards will use the GO Application system. The application system can be found at www.usmfoundation.com/go.


To begin the application process, students must sign in with their Campus ID (w000000) and SOAR password. They will then be directed to the general application and to any additional application materials required for specific opportunities and programs. Note that students must be admitted to the university in order to access the scholarship portal.

Admission and Scholarship application deadlines for the 2018-19 academic year are as follows:

  • December 1 

    University Admissions deadline for High School Senior Scholarship consideration including, but not limited to, Freshman Academic and Designation-Based Scholarships, the Luckyday Citizenship Scholars Program, and Honors College Admission and Achievement Awards
  • January 5 

    Program application deadline for Luckyday Foundation Citizenship Scholarship Program, Honors College Admission and Achievement Awards
  • February 15 

    Most Foundation Scholarships