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Aquidneck Island Scholarship

College Unbound is now accepting applications for part-time study. Twenty qualified students will receive merit scholarships of $5,000 to cover the first two years of College Unbound. The program is structured for one three-credit course per semester. 


Applicants must demonstrate:


Minimum college GPA of 2.0

Minimum of nine (9) college credits (three in Writing/Composition)

Fewer than 90 college credits

Adequate college-readiness skills

Commitment to College Unbound and completing your degree



The $5,000 scholarship award covers tuition for one three-credit course taken during four semesters of study. Each recipient must remain in good standing each semester in order to receive the scholarship in its entirety.


Requirements of the Award

  • Completed application along with official transcripts and $50 refundable Application Fee are accepted on a rolling basis, meaning there is no hard deadline.

  • Maintain good academic standing.

  • Attend weekly seminar

  • Attend weekly 1:1 meeting with Academic Advisor(in person or via video conferencing).

  • Maintain and implement a Personal Learning Plan.

  • Develop and maintain a Personal Learning Network.

  • Participate in program review.

  • Participate in program press and documentation.

Contact Jocelyn Keith for additional information