Did you know that more than $55 million in Alfond Grants has been invested for over 111,000 Maine children by the Alfond Scholarship Foundation? We are working hard to ensure a bright future for every Maine child. Every baby born a Maine resident on or after January 1, 2013 has a $500 Alfond Grant automatically invested for his or her future higher education expenses. The Alfond Grant was available on a more limited basis between 2009-2012. The MyAlfondGrant program has a website with lots of information including tips, tools, resources and FAQs, as well as ways to contact the program if you have questions. Check it out today at www.MyAlfondGrant.org!
NextGen 529™ is Maine’s 529 plan, which many families use to save for higher education. Opening a NextGen 529 account for your child (or yourself