RISEP Annouces Recipients of Environmental Scholarships


Congratulations to the following receipients of RISEP Environmental Scholarships



Farah Nusrat, University of Rhode Island

Mary Ellen Hawkins, University of Rhode Island



Khurshid Jahan, University of Rhode Island

Allison Stift, University of Rhode Island

Mackenzie Boucher, University of Rhode Island



Meg O'Brien, Bates College

Aurora Goodland, Simmons College

Ashley Charleson, Univeristy of Maine


RISEP Announces Three Environmental Scholarships for 2021



The Rhode Island Society of Environmental Professionals (RISEP), a non-profit environmental organization founded in 1989 to encourage and facilitate the growth of Rhode Island’s environmental services industry, is pleased to offer three $1,000 educational scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year.  Two scholarships will be awarded to students currently enrolled in a New England College or University and majoring in an environmental science, environmental policy, environmental engineering, or environmental education program.  A third scholarship will be awarded to a senior attending a High School in Rhode Island who has demonstrated a commitment to improving environment quality in New England and who will be accepted into the Fall 2021 semester at an accredited New England College or University. Each scholarship awarded will be issued to the college or university in the student’s name.


Interested students must complete a RISEP Student Membership application (free) and submit the RISEP Scholarship application no later than JULY 31, 2021.   The RISEP Membership and Scholarship applications, including detailed instructions, are located below.



Download the RISEP 2021 Scholarship Application and Instructions:

RISEP 2021 Scholarship Application and Instructions
RISEP 2021 Scholarship Application.docx
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If you would like to distribute the RISEP 2021 Scholarship Annoucement within your organization, please use the link below to download a pdf of the press release.

RISEP 2021 Scholarship Announcement
RISEP 2021 Scholarship Application.pdf
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