Maine State Society & Maine State Society Foundation


The MAINE STATE SOCIETY has been a “home away from home” for Mainers living and working in the Washington, DC, metro area since 1884.  THE MAINE STATE SOCIETY FOUNDATION raises funds and awards scholarship assistance to Maine students attending four-year Maine colleges and universities.

News + Upcoming Events

Access the 2019 Foundation Scholarship application here. Deadline is March 15, 2019.

March 15: Maine Statehood Soiree, 6:00-8:00pm, Dirty Water Sports Bar.

March 24: Foundation Maine Maple Sundae at Mt. Desert Island Ice Cream’s D.C. shop. Stop by between 2:00-4:00pm for specialty ice cream and Maine maple syrup. Event details here.

May 4: Gettysburg Clean-Up. Scheduled for 9:30am to 3:00pm. Additional details to be announced soon. Contact Wayne Hanson at with any questions.

The Maine State Society is accepting applications for the 2019 Cherry Blossom Princess Program. Program information and application details.