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Scholarships in Rhode Island

These are all open scholarships for students either resident in or looking to study in Rhode Island. Select other state

  • Alan Shawn Feinstein Leadership Scholarship
    This scholarship is a financial aid program of The Feinstein Foundation to recognize students who have been actively involved in a **Feinstein Good Deeds / Junior Scholar** or **Youth Hunger Brigade Program**.
  • Alumni Association Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship, based on high academic standing, contributions to the University community, and financial need, provides assistance to full-time students entering their junior or senior years.
  • Andrade Family Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to a first generation college attendee with demonstrated financial need, in good academic standing with demonstrated academic achievement from Bristol County, MA, Newport or Bristol Counties, RI or from the City of East Providence, RI. Preference will be given to students who have an expressed interest in the Portuguese language and/or an expressed interest in Portuguese or Brazilian culture, history or heritage.
  • Anthony Montalbano Scholarship
    This scholarship provides financial assistance to a full-time, undergraduate student enrolled in the legal studies major. The award is renewable for up to three additional years of full-time, undergraduate enrollment in good academic standing, and is awarded every four years.
  • Barnes and Noble Bookstore Scholarship
    Barnes and Noble, one of the leading booksellers in the United States and operator of the Roger Williams University bookstore, contributes annually to the scholarship fund. Consideration is given to an upper-class student showing financial need.
  • Bristol Memorial Scholarship (Policeman)
    This scholarship is awarded annually to a candidate who has resided in Bristol for at least two years and has graduated from an accredited American high school; who is an American citizen or permanent resident without previous college experience; who has filed a formal application for admission and financial aid; who qualifies for admission to the University; whose parent or grandparent serves or has served in the **Town police department**; and who maintains a full-time student status at the University and satisfactory academic progress as outlined in the University Catalog.
  • Dr. Harold Way Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship, based upon academic standing and the student's contribution to the University, is awarded to a deserving junior attending Roger Williams University.
  • Elsch Josiah Maisoh Fund
    This scholarship provides financial assistance to a full-time, undergraduate student enrolled in the **construction management major**, who is underrepresented by race or ethnicity, and has financial need.
  • Fox Pest Control Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding student who exemplifies the core values of building relationships with those in their communities and providing services to those in need.
  • Grimshaw-Gudewicz Scholarship
    This annual scholarship award is available to students from **New Bedford, Massachusetts** with good academic standing and demonstrated financial need.
  • Harold Payson Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship provides financial support for full-time undergraduate students of the University who have been residents of Bristol, RI for at least two (2) years at time of application.
  • Harold Payson Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to students who are planning to enroll or are enrolled at Roger Williams University as full time students and have demonstrated good leadership skills and academic achievement.
  • Intercultural Leadership Ambassador Program & Scholarship (ILAPS)
    This scholarship rewards and celebrates a diverse group of students, who have demonstrated academic achievement, leadership and positive contributions to their communities. Applicants must meet one of the following criteria: be first generation college student; speak a first language other than English or live in a home where English is not the primary language; live or attend high school in an under-resourced community; or live in a **geographically underrepresented** community.
  • Jerrold L. Lavine Scholarship
    This scholarship provides financial assistance to first generation students who are residents of Rhode Island. The award is renewable for up to three additional years of full-time, undergraduate enrollment in good academic standing, and is awarded each academic year.
  • Jonathan Redler Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded to students at **Roger Williams University** with financial need.
  • L.G. Balfour Scholarship
    This scholarship provides assistance to qualified minority students attending Roger Williams University based upon financial need and academic merit.
  • Mario Geremia Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded annually to an upper-year University student who is in need of financial assistance to complete his or her undergraduate education. The recipient must be a resident of Rhode Island in good academic standing.
  • Michael Andrade Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded annually to a graduate of **Mount Hope High School** who maintains a B average. Preference will be given to undergraduate students who have an intended major of construction management, engineering or architecture.
  • Orlando J. Bisbano Meritorious Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to a **Bristol, RI resident** who is currently enrolled as a second or third year student who aspires to do public service.
  • Patrolman Gregory W. Bolden Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship's objective is to award academic scholarships to qualified under-represented students desiring to attend Roger Williams University's School of Justice Studies, in preparation for a career in law enforcement or criminal justice.
  • Portsmouth High School (RI) Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded annually to a graduate of **Portsmouth High School** (RI) who maintains a 3.0 GPA and has a combined SAT score of at least 1100 (CR + M). To renew the scholarship for four years, the candidate must maintain a minimum Roger Williams University GPA of a 3.0 and commit five hours of community service to the Portsmouth School District (RI). (For U.S. Citizens and U.S. Permanent Residents Only).
  • Providence College St. Catherine of Siena Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded to students at **Providence College** who have demonstrated good academic and leadership accomplishments.
  • Providence College St. Joseph Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded to incoming freshmen at Providence College who have demonstrated good academic and leadership accomplishments.
  • Richard L. Bready Minority Scholarship
    This scholarship provides financial assistance to a deserving, under-represented student(s) who consistently maintains(s) high academic standards of 2.5 GPA or higher.
  • RISE STEM Scholarship
    The NSF RISE Scholars Program recognizes, supports and empowers a group of academically talented students with financial need as they prepare to enter Research and Industry in Science and Engineering (RISE).
  • Robert F. Stoico Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time student who "will make a difference" and has a passion for learning, has a minimum GPA of 3.0, is a resident of **Southeastern Massachusetts or Rhode Island**, and has demonstrated need.
  • RWU Transfer Merit Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded to **transfer students** of Roger Williams University . Applicants must enroll as full-time, day students at RWU.
  • Shawmut Scholars Fund
    This fund provides financial assistance to Three (3) full-time, undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Engineering, Computing, and Construction Management, who are underrepresented, and have financial need. The award is renewable for up to three additional years of full-time, undergraduate enrollment in good academic standing, and is awarded every four years.
  • "Walk of Fame" Alumni Association Scholarship
    This scholarship was established by University constituents who purchased bricks in the Roger Williams University "Walk of Fame." It is based on high academic standing, contributions to the University community and financial need. Preference will be given to legacies.
  • William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is awarded to underserved full-time undergraduate students at the **Roger Williams University**.
  • Windsor County Farm Bureau Scholarship
    This scholarship shall be awarded to a resident of **Windsor County** who is a member of the Windsor County Farm Bureau (applicant or applicant's family). The applicant must be seeking a degree in a field related to agriculture.