Advance your career with a generous scholarship.  

The new $100M Alfond Scholars Initiative for graduate education.


An investment in you is an investment in the Maine economy.

As an employee at one of the Roux Institute’s 16 employer partners, you’re eligible for graduate programs that will position you for career advancement at your organization. With $100M in new scholarships brought to you by Roux and the Harold Alfond Foundation®, you can pursue part-time graduate programs in a range of tech-forward disciplines. Get the skills your employer needs for Maine’s future economy—and put them to work right away.


Get the skills employers are looking for.  

Tuition support is just one of many benefits offered through the Roux Institute’s partnerships with Maine’s leading employers.


  • Graduate certificates and master’s degrees in advanced tech



  • Complimentary introductory courses



  • Opportunities to build experience on the job



  • Personalized career counseling



  • Initial offerings in computer science, analytics, project management, and bioinformatics



  • Need-based scholarships



Real-world experience you can apply today

You’ll have a chance to apply new skills to team-based projects on the job, in your current position–while preparing yourself for new challenges.

Bringing in these graduate programs through affiliation with a top university like Northeastern is a tremendous development for the State of Maine, and for employers like Sun Life.


President, Sun Life U.S.

Northeastern is the right partner for Maine. They have an approach that says, ‘Let’s work with business to identify what their needs are, and we’ll define an educational curriculum around that.'


CEO, MaineHealth

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