OSCIL accepting scholarship applications

OSCIL accepting scholarship applications

WARWICK – Ocean State Center for Independent Living is accepting applications for its 2021 Catherine T. Murray Memorial Scholarship. Applications must be postmarked by April 15.

This scholarship was established in 1995 by Murray, who was a long-time educator and board member and volunteer at the OSCIL.

Applicants must be Rhode Island residents with significant disability who are seeking financial assistance to attend college or technical school. The award can be used toward assistive/adaptive equipment or devices to access educational opportunity, and for other educational expenses. Preference is based on career goals, merit and economic need.

Applications are available at www.oscil.org, or can be requested by sending an email to cmckenna@oscil.org. For more information,contact Carol McKenna by email at cmckenna@oscil.org .