May 11, 2022

URI establishes scholarship for undergraduate students who are citizens of Narragansett Nation

$175,000 awarded to 15 current students
The University of Rhode Island has established the Narragansett Undergraduate Scholarship for students who are citizens of the federally recognized Narragansett Nation.
The University has awarded $175,000 to 15 students this academic year. An additional 15 to 20 students will benefit from the program in fall 2022.
Funding will be increased each year as additional students receive awards. The awards are based on Narragansett Nation citizenship.
In 2017, mem...