URI Multicultural Scholars Program

URI Cultivating Change: Multicultural Scholars Program
Posted on 01/01/2020

School Specific:  URI
DUE DATE:  January 1, 2020

A new, $6,500 annual scholarship for someone with a strong interest in pursuing a career as a food or agricultural professional or scientist should apply. Students may enroll in undergraduate programs including Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems, Animal Science & Technology, Aquaculture & Fisheries Science, Cell and Molecular Biology, Environmental Science & Management, Marine Affairs, and Plant Sciences.   Majoring (as a single or double major) or minoring in Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems will be required of all Scholars.

Eligible candidates 1) have been (or will be) accepted for the fall 2020 undergraduate class, 2) are U.S. citizens/permanent residents, 3) have not been previously enrolled in a bachelor’s program in the agricultural or related sciences, and 4) are from a group underrepresented in those sciences. 

Click here for more information or see attached flyer.

URI Cultivating Change Multicultural Scholars Progam.pdf