2017-12-21 / News Briefs

NAACP Scholarship

The NAACP Newport County Branch is announcing the Ermino P. Lisbon Annual Scholarship. The scholarship has been established to assist students who are already in college and are in need of additional financial aid to further their education. The award candidate must be enrolled in a post-secondary school, have a 2.5 grade-point-average and be a resident of Newport County. Applications will be available at local colleges, libraries and additional locations in the area. Applications must be returned to the scholarship committee or the NAACP office no later than Friday, Jan. 5. For more information, call Barbara Lisbon at 401-847-5570.

If your organization or business is offering a scholarship to local students, send the information to news@newportthisweek.net.

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