The Rhode Island Society of Environmental Professionals is pleased to announce the availability of educational scholarships for the 2018 - 2019 academic year. Two scholarships will be awarded to a RISEP member enrolled in a degree program at an accredited New England College or University and a course of study that is consistent with becoming an Environmental Professional. A third scholarship will be awarded to a RISEP member attending a Rhode Island high school, who has demonstrated a commitment to improving environmental quality, and will be accepted into the Fall 2018 academic year at an accredited New England College or University.The purpose of these $1,000 scholarships is to recognize and support students engaged in environmental studies and programs in Rhode Island and the New England Region. The scholarships are intended to assist in pursuing educational requirements necessary to seek opportunity in professions within the environmental field. The scholarships will be awarded at the 2018 RISEP Annual Summer meeting. Applications must be submitted no later than March 31, 2018. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy of the application.