Grants & Scholarships

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Thanks to the generosity of many Rhode Islanders, the Foundation is able to offer scholarships and fellowships to students from middle school to post-graduate level, from communities throughout the state, and in many different fields of study.

For more information, contact Kelly Riley at (401) 427-4028 or email kriley@rifoundation.org.

Para obtener más información, comuníquese con Claudia Cornejo al (401) 427-4031 o envié un correo electrónico a ccornejo@rifoundation.org.

Graduate-level

Antonio Cirino Memorial Scholarship

April 26, 2021
  • Graduate student in arts education or in the arts with an intention to teach
  • May not be a Rhode Island School of Design graduate or seeking a graduate degree from RISD
  • Rhode Island resident

Important: review full requirements

Antonio Cirino Memorial Scholarship

  • Graduate student in arts education or in the arts with an intention to teach
  • May not be a Rhode Island School of Design graduate or seeking a graduate degree from RISD
  • Rhode Island resident
  • Financial need
  • Award: $2,000 to $12,000; renewable
Apply
College-level

Constant Memorial Scholarship

May 03, 2021
  • Aquidneck Island residents
  • Art or music student
  • Enrolled as a freshman, sophomore, or junior (at time of application) in a four-year accredited institution of higher learning

Important: review full requirements

Constant Memorial Scholarship

  • Aquidneck Island residents
  • Art or music student
  • Enrolled as a freshman, sophomore, or junior (at time of application) in a four-year accredited institution of higher learning
  • Award: $2,000 - $5,000; renewable
Apply
High school-level

Patricia W. Edwards Memorial Art Scholarship

May 03, 2021
  • High school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors
  • Young Rhode Island artists seeking to take an art class at a Rhode Island institution
  • Award: up to $500
Apply
Other

MacColl Johnson Fellowships

August 20, 2021
  • Provides artist fellowships, rotating among composers, writers, and visual artists; 2021 awards are for writers
  • Up to three $25,000 fellowships per year
Apply