Rhode Island Scholarships

Roger Williams Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to high school seniors in Rhode Island who treasure and represent Roger Williams’ values and legacy to help them pay for their education.

ISO New England Scholarship

The Society of Women Engineer's ISO New England Scholarship provides financial assistance to Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate women majoring in electrical computer engineering, power engineering, or electrical engineering.

New England FEMARA Scholarship

Funded by the ARRL Foundation, the New England FEMARA Scholarship provides financial assistance to international and US licensed radio amateurs residing in the New England States to help them pay for their education.

Byron Blanchard, N1EKV Memorial Scholarship

Funded by the ARRL Foundation, the Byron Blanchard, N1EKV Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to international and U.S. licensed radio amateurs radio amateurs residing in ARRL New England Division to help them pay for their education.

Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship

The ARRL Foundation's Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship provides financial assistance to radio amateurs in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, or Connecticut who'll be studying computer science, TV/radio electronics, or electrical engineering to help them pay for their education.

Kent Nutrition Group, Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship was sponsored by the maker of Kent and Blue Seal feeds—Kent Nutrition Group Inc., through the National FFA Foundation to provide financial assistance to students who wish to attend college and pursue a four-year degree in animal nutrition, animal /dairy / poultry or equine/equestrian science, general agriculture or agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or sales & marketing.

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), an international foundation which committed to resolving the corrosion epidemic by investing in scholarships, training, and workforce development.

Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship

The ARRL foundation's Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to radio amateurs in New England States and New York who are pursuing higher education in electronics, communications, or related fields but is financially unstable.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Rhode Island

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants Secondary school teachers, except special and vocational education Counter attendants, cafeteria, food concession, and coffee shop
Salary: $25370 $54260 $17250
# of Open Positions: 9410 6260 4410
Competition*: 1.7 1.7 2.1

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates Engineering teachers, postsecondary Computer and information scientists, research
Salary: $151540 $90980 $86050
# of Open Positions: 100 230 340
Competition*: 1.6 5.2 3.9
Job Title: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners History teachers, postsecondary Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists
Salary: $79490 $77820 $76960
# of Open Positions: 640 160 240
Competition*: 3.6 2.9 1.7

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Rhode Island Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Waiters and waitresses
Salary: $22950 $18160 $18690
# of Open Positions: 21440 16510 12840
Competition*: 1.1 1.1 1.3

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Chief executives General and operations managers Lawyers
Salary: $139910 $93920 $86650
# of Open Positions: 1870 8120 1740
Competition*: 1.3 1.1 0.7
Job Title: Financial managers Medical and health services managers Management analysts
Salary: $86180 $83640 $81090
# of Open Positions: 2490 1310 1450
Competition*: 1.1 1.3 0.7

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Rhode Island table above, which shows where jobs in Rhode Island are unusually common compared to other states, the Rhode Island Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.