Continuing Education Scholarship

The Fisheries and Marine Sciences Continuing Education Scholarship is awarded to  students currently enrolled at either the University of Rhode Island or Roger Williams University and who are entering their second year of study in a Marine Sciences program or Fisheries related program. These scholarships are funded through the  RISA Foundation.

Two awards are made annually.

In addition to completing the form below, you will need to upload three documents:

1, A short (300-500 words) essay describing your reasons for applying , your interest in marine sciences, and your plans and goals for the future.

2. A copy of your resume and/or CV, which includes your achievements in the area of marine science.

3. A copy of either your official or unofficial transcript if you do not have it readily available.

After completing the application, please have a copy of your first year transcript and at least one (three are preferred) letters of recommendation sent electronically to David Michel (

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