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2019 Rhode Island College Alumni Association Scholarships

All scholarships are for one (1) year and are not automatically renewed. Deadline for applications is March 15, 2019. Applications must be submitted ONLINE (see form below). All scholarship awardees will be selected by the Rhode Island College Alumni Association Scholarship Committee and notified via email after April 15, 2019.

RIC Freshman Scholarship

The RIC Freshman Scholarship is awarded to a son; daughter or grandchild of a RIC graduate who is enrolled at Rhode Island College in the fall as a full-time freshman (12 credit hours or more). Upload a typed essay (minimum 250 words) which addresses the following question: “Why did you choose Rhode Island College and/or how did your family member(s) influence your decision to choose Rhode Island College” with your online application.

Past awards have ranged from $200 - $800. Please note that you will also be evaluated by the committee on your involvement with school activities and/or employment and community service.

Frank & Agnes Campbell Scholarship

The Frank & Agnes Campbell scholarship was established through the generosity of Francis and Agnes Campbell, both graduates of Rhode Island College, class of 1946. It is their intention to provide scholarship assistance to an incoming freshman who plans to pursue a career in teaching. Applicant must be entering as a full-time freshman (12 or more credit hours). Preference is given to Rhode Island residents. Applicant must rank in the top 25% of their high school graduation class and indicate education as their intended curriculum. Upload a typed, short essay stating briefly why you plan to pursue education as a field of study with your online application. In the essay, include three references, (two from your high school, one from anyone you choose) qualified to support your application (please provide their names, titles and telephone numbers).

Past awards have ranged from $750 - $1,500. Please note that the supportive information i.e. involvement with school activities, employment and community service is not required for this particular scholarship.

If you have questions, contact Alumni and College Relations at 401-456-8086 or at alumni@ric.edu​.

Applicants for scholarships will not be discriminated against because of race, sex, age, disability, marital status, religion, national origin, creed or political affiliation. Scholarship recipients will be notified via email after April 15, 2019. ​​

Upper Class Scholarship Application

The Upper Class scholarship application will be available in the coming weeks.  If you have questions, please contact Suzy Alba  at 401-456-9685 or at salba@ric.edu​.​​

Page last updated: April 23, 2019