Hope Scholarship

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Hope is Here!

The Hope Scholarship at Rhode Island College

Launching Fall 2023

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4-Year Degree 

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2 Years Tuition-Free

Apply to RIC Now for 2024!

What You Need to Know

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For Rhode Island Residents Only

  • Enroll at RIC as a first-time freshman...
  • Must be a full-time student...
  • Complete the FAFSA...
  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA...
  • Stay on track to graduate in 4 years...
  • Get your last 2 years tuition-free!

Learn More at RIC Hope Scholarship FAQs

Find Out if You're Eligible

Important Announcements

Friday, July 14: Eligibility for Current RIC Students

  • Current RIC juniors and seniors that are eligible for the Hope Scholarship will receive notification at their RIC email the week of July 24.
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Current RIC Student Contact Information

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Prospective Student Contact Information