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Offered by Rhode Island Foundation
The Patty and Melvin Alperin First Generation Scholarship annually awards $1,000 to $1,500 to Rhode Island high school seniors who have been accepted to or are enrolled in an accredited two- or four-year college, in addition to current college students. To be eligible, applicants must demonstrate financial need and their parents must have not graduated from college (including community college or a college in a foreign country).
To apply, interested students must complete the Rhode Island Foundation’s Universal Scholarship Application. If you’re a proud college-bound Rhode Islander, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.
The Rhode Island Foundation helps thoughtful individuals, families, organizations, and corporations make smart, effective change. The Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of Rhode Islanders. They partner with generous individuals, families, organizations, and corporations that share their commitment to the state, as well as with nonprofit organizations that provide the "boots-on-the-ground" services that make Rhode Island a better place to live, work, and play.
This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.
High School Seniors & College Students
Low Income, First-Generation Student
To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.
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